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Argentine Pope

Viviana Medina, 35, weeps after speaking during a group therapy session for people recovering from chemical depency at the Santa Maria Madre del Pueblo Parish house in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Medina has been free from drugs for 2 years, but worries about her 18 year old son, who is addicted to paco, a cocaine derivative. Recently chosen as Pope, Jorge Mario Bergoglio did social work in the favela, which was founded in 1968. The Santa Maria Parish continues social work in the slum, much of which is aimed at chemical dependency prevention and treatment. (Australfoto/Douglas Engle)

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