President Obama's planned speech at Notre Dame's May 17 graduation has sparked an online movement calling for the university president's ouster and has prompted social networking groups, filled with thousands of students and alumni, to speak out on the matter.

A group of Notre Dame financial backers and alumni formed a web site called, which calls for the replacement of University President John Jenkins following his support for inviting Obama to speak at the commencement ceremony.

The web site's home page says its creators oppose Obama's presence at the university because of his support for abortion rights. The site encourages visitors


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