Code Talkers Receive Congressional Gold Medal of Honor - Native News Online - Feb 2014

Code Talkers Receive Congressional Gold Medal of Honor - Native News Online - Feb 2014

The activists used a <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Barack_Obama_with_military_people#/media/File:WASP_Congressional_Gold_Medal.jpg" target="_blank">picture from 2009</a> that depicts Barack Obama surrounded by the <a href="http://www.npr.org/2010/03/09/123773525/female-wwii-pilots-the-original-fly-girls" target="_blank">"WASPs"</a>, a group of women fighter pilots from World War II, to whom he was awarding the Congressional Gold Medal.

The activists used a <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Barack_Obama_with_military_people#/media/File:WASP_Congressional_Gold_Medal.jpg" target="_blank">picture from 2009</a> that depicts Barack Obama surrounded by the <a href="http://www.npr.org/2010/03/09/123773525/female-wwii-pilots-the-original-fly-girls" target="_blank">"WASPs"</a>, a group of women fighter pilots from World War II, to whom he was awarding the Congressional Gold Medal.

Dorothy Irene Height (March 24, 1912 – April 20, 2010) was an American administrator, educator, and a civil rights and women's rights activist specifically focused on the issues of African-American women, including unemployment, illiteracy, and voter awareness. She was the president of the National Council of Negro Women for forty years and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994 and the Congressional Gold Medal in 2004.

Dorothy Irene Height (March 24, 1912 – April 20, 2010) was an American administrator, educator, and a civil rights and women's rights activist specifically focused on the issues of African-American women, including unemployment, illiteracy, and voter awareness. She was the president of the National Council of Negro Women for forty years and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994 and the Congressional Gold Medal in 2004.

AR8107-C. President John F. Kennedy Presents Congressional Gold Medal to Entertainer, Bob Hope - John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum

AR8107-C. President John F. Kennedy Presents Congressional Gold Medal to Entertainer, Bob Hope - John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum

Dorothy Irene Height (1912–2010) was an administrator, educator, and social activist. She was the president of the National Council of Negro Women for forty years, and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994, and the Congressional Gold Medal in 2004.

Dorothy Irene Height (1912–2010) was an administrator, educator, and social activist. She was the president of the National Council of Negro Women for forty years, and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994, and the Congressional Gold Medal in 2004.

Selma “Foot Soldiers” from 1965 Civil Rights Marches Receive The Congressional Gold Medal

Selma “Foot Soldiers” from 1965 Civil Rights Marches Receive The Congressional Gold Medal

A new bill passed by Congress would award Puerto Rico's 65th Infantry Regiment the Congressional Gold Medal, which has been presented to the Navajo Code Talkers, Tuskegee Airmen and other units.

Congress To Award Highest Honor To Army's Only Latino Unit

A new bill passed by Congress would award Puerto Rico's 65th Infantry Regiment the Congressional Gold Medal, which has been presented to the Navajo Code Talkers, Tuskegee Airmen and other units.

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