Medal of Freedom Award Ceremony
American Perspectives featured the Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony. President Bush presented the nation’s highest… read more
American Perspectives featured the Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony. President Bush presented the nation’s highest civilian honor to 12 recipients. Former South African President Nelson Mandela and opera singer Placido Domingo were unable to be present and were represented by their children. Lally Weymouth accepted the posthumous award for her mother, the late publisher of the Washington Post Katharine Graham. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Bill Cosby Entertainer
- Peter Drucker
- D.A. Henderson Coordinator National Institutes of Health->AIDS Program
- Irving Kristol Fellow American Enterprise Institute
- Gordon Moore Chairman Emeritus Intel Corporation
- Nancy Reagan First Lady (Former) United States
- Fred Rogers Television Personality Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood
- A.M. Rosenthal Columnist (Former) New York Times
- Lally Graham Weymouth Special Correspondent Newsweek->Diplomacy
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