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Why didn't President Obama meet Cuban dissident Dr. Biscet?

Back in 2007, then President Bush presented The Medal of Freedom in absentia to the Cuban human rights and democracy activist Oscar Elias Biscet. This week, he was able to place the award on Biscet's shoulders. Good for President Bush! Where was ... Before It's News, 1 month ago
Why Didn't Obama Meet Cuban Dissident Dr. Biscet? Before It's News, 1 month ago

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A look at Pat Summitt's historic career

Pat Summitt was the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history, a Presidential Medal of Freedom honoree and a seven-time NCAA Coach of the Year. As seen this week from the outpouring of support, she also was beloved by her ...
 ESPN.com1 month ago Early-onset Alzheimer's: should you worry?  Todaysthv.com1 month ago Why Pat Summitt meant so much to women's basketball  Equilibrio Informativo1 month ago President Obama honors Pat Summitt in touching statement  FOXNews.com1 month ago

Oscar Biscet lauded as Cuban hero and patriot by George W. Bush

When awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by George W. Bush in 2007, Dr. Oscar Biscet had a scheduling conflict, being in a Cuban prison. At the White House ceremony, Bush called him a dangerous man . . . in the same way that Martin Luther ...
 Miami Herald1 month ago Michael Gerson: A Cuban doctor who moves history  Arizona Daily Star1 month ago Óscar Biscet, a Cuban doctor who remains defiant  Washington Post1 month ago

Cuban human rights leader: Obama policy undermines American values

One of Cuba's best-known human rights activists and a recipient of the U.S. Presidential Medal of Freedom said Wednesday that the Obama administration's efforts to restore relations with the Cuban government had undermined American values. Dr.
 Miami Herald1 month ago

Abner Mikva, Liberal Judge And Lawmaker Who Mentored Obama, Dies at 90

President Obama presents the Medal of Freedom to former U.S. representative Abner Mikva in 2014. Mandel Ngan/AFP/ Abner Mikva, a liberal Democratic legislator from Chicago who served in prominent positions in the three branches of government and ...
 Jewish Week1 month ago Quigley Statement on the Passing of Chicago Political Icon Abner Ab Mikva  Congressman Mike Quigley1 month ago Abner Mikva, judge and congressman who mentored a president, dies at 90  JTA1 month ago CBS US News: Abner Mikva, former congressman and judge, dead at 90  BNet1 month ago

Presidential Medal of Freedom winner Abner J. Mikva dead at 90

CHICAGO, July 5 (UPI) -- Abner J. Mikva, a former Illinois congressman, judge and White House counsel to President Bill Clinton , died on Monday in Chicago at the age of 90. Mikva served in all three branches of the federal government . In 2014, ...
 UPI1 month ago Presidential Medal оf Freedоm winner Abner J. Mikva lifeless at ninetу  NewspaperPost1 month ago
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STAGE TUBE: Broadway Legend Chita Rivera Weighs in on Zika in Puerto Rico

The incomparable Broadway legend and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Chita Rivera , has put her support behind the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) and its effort to allay travelers' fears about the Zika virus in Puerto Rico and provide ...
 Broadway World1 week ago Broadway Icon Chita Rivera Supports Puerto Rico In Its Mission To Fight Zika With Fact Not Fear  TickerTech.com1 week ago Alan Cumming and Andy Karl Will Appear in Chita Rivera's NOWADAYS at Carnegie Hall  Broadway World1 week ago Two-time Tony Award Winner Chita Rivera Visits Disney Performing Arts Students at Epcot  News EasyBranches.com3 weeks ago
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Abner Mikva, Revered Hyde Park Politician, Dies

In November 2014, Mikva was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor, by President Barack Obama. Mikva answered, Nobody sent me, and the boss responded: We dont want nobody nobody sent. That punchline became a ...
 Equilibrio Informativo1 month ago Abner Mikva—congressman, federal court judge, and advisor to presidents—dies at 90  Chicago Jewish Community Online4 weeks ago Abner Mikva: In His Own Words  Equilibrio Informativo1 month ago Chicago Congressman and Presidential Advisor Abner Mikva Dies at 90  Equilibrio Informativo1 month ago

'Hidden Figures' celebrates black women who led the Space Race

Johnson received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2015 for her accomplishments as one of NASA's human computers in the 1960s, back before the organization could rely on machines and software for complex calculations. Vaughan was Johnson's ...
 Engadget1 week ago Hidden Figures Trailer Acknowledges Black Women Working For NASA In The 60s  Science World Report1 week ago

20 LGBT People Who Changed the World

If you were a kid in the 1980s, you knew the name Sally Ride. A Presidential Medal of Freedom honoree, Ride was America's first female astronaut and a space shuttle robotic arm operator. In 1983 she flew with fellow crew members aboard the shuttle ...
 Advocate.com1 month ago
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