Tag: Presidential Medal of Freedom

Trump Tweets He Will Award Tiger Woods Presidential Medal of Freedom

In this March 2013 photo, Donald Trump greets Tiger Woods after the final round of the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship as Eric Trump looks on at the Trump Doral Golf Resort & Spa in Doral, Fla. Photo: Getty Just one day after winning his fifth Masters Tournament championship in one of the greatest comebacks in golf history, […]

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Trump to Award Medals of Freedom to Elvis, Babe Ruth and Miriam Adelson

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian commendation. He has selected an eclectic mix of honorees famous in the world of sports, entertainment, law and politics: Babe Ruth. Elvis Presley. Roger Staubach, the former Navy and Dallas Cowboys quarterback. Alan Page, a defensive tackle for […]

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Truth and Virtue in the Age of Trump

Remember when freedom was just another word for nothing left to lose? These days it’s just another word for giving lots of money to Donald Trump. What with the midterm elections — and the baseless Republican cries of voting fraud — I don’t know how many people heard about Trump’s decision to award the Presidential […]

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