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ROSA PARKS - received national recognition, including the NAACP's 1979 Spingarn Medal, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Congressional Gold Medal, and a posthumous statue in the United States Capitol's National Statuary Hall. Upon her death in 2005, she was the first woman and second non-U.S. government official to lie in honor at the Capitol Rotunda.

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Top 100 Banned/Challenged Books: 2000-2009 1. Harry Potter (series), by J.K. Rowling 2. Alice series, by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor 3. The Chocolate War, by Robert Cormier 4. And Tango Makes Three, by Justin Richardson/Peter Parnell 5. Of Mice and Men, by John Steinbeck 6. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, by Maya Angelou 7. Scary Stories (series), by Alvin Schwartz 8. His Dark Materials (series), by Philip Pullman 9. ttyl; ttfn; l8r g8r (series), by Myracle, Lauren 10. The…

1944 Richard B Anderson Congressional Medal Honor Death Dishonor Press Photo

Sgt Lena Mae (Riggi) Basilone

Sgt Lena Mae (Riggi) Basilone, 1913-1999, Camp Pendleton field cook during World War II, and wife of WWII hero and Medal of Honor winner Marine Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone (1916-1945) | Women Marines Association #genealogy #military #veterans

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Visit National Medal Honor Museum | Video | C-SPAN.org

Kitten Ballroom Dancing: Aberdeen born Scottish Fold kitten dancer "Wee-Cat-o-da-Nip" is the front runner for this year's Queen's Blackwatch Kitten Waltz Medal of Honor. It is said little Wee Nip's world championship routine, a tribute to the Queen Mum and her Corgis set to the music of AC/DC, gave him an overwhelming advantage.

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Medal Honor Service Medallion Steampunk Necklace Steampunk Jewelry Steamretro 45003

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Marine Corp dog is awarded the highest honor for animals

US Marine Corp dog Lucca with her owner Gunnery Sergeant Chris Willingham at the Wellington Barracks in London after receiving the Dickin Medal

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