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MARY ANN GLENDON
Laetare Medal: Glendon is the Wrong Recipient
Syndicated Columnist with GateHouse Media, author of The Art o...
Faith is not an exclusive club membership. Yet this is the message that Mary Ann Glendon, former U.S. ambassador to the Vatican, sent when she rejected the University of Notre Dame's Laetare Medal.
Of Big and Small Tents: Arlen Specter as a Dem, and the Obama Storm at Notre Dame
Author, 'The Myth of Choice'; law professor at Boston College
If Church leaders think Obama is a worse invitee than either Rice or Mukasey, then their tent is shaped so as to include those who authorize and defend torture, but to exclude those who support abortion rights.
Mary Ann Glendon's Failed "Hail Mary"
Danielle Crittenden Frum
Creative Director and CEO, Fig Tree & Vine
In declining Notre Dame's award, Mary Ann Glendon is suggesting that Obama may be president but he is not
president, or the Catholics' president -- a highly divisive and anti-democratic sentiment.
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