Liberty Medal

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Dalai Lama Will Receive Liberty Medal in Philadelphia on October 26th

“This is a lifetime achievement award and it’s a capstone, just recognizing his influence over many decades,” says National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen.


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Students From ‘The Mount’ Invited To Liberty Medal Ceremony After YouTube Video Goes Viral

A group of Mount Saint Joseph Academy students will be on stage tomorrow when Malala receives the Liberty Medal at the national Constitution Center.


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People Around The City React To Nelson Mandela’s Death

People all over the city are speaking out about the impact of Nelson Mandela’s life and reacting to his death.


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Philadelphians Fondly Remember Nelson Mandela

His big smile and friendly wave is what many remember about Nelson Mandela the day he was awarded the Liberty Medal in 1993.


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Philadelphians Remember Mandela’s Visits To The City

Nelson Mandela came to Philadelphia 20 years ago, on two occasions in 1993 to receive the Liberty Medal and then after he became South Africa’s President.


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Local Leaders Remember Nelson Mandela

“This is one of the great men in the world, one of the great men in history, who did things and accomplished things that would’ve seemed impossible,” former Gov. Ed Rendell said.


Stigall Show Log 9.11.13

Chris reviews President Obama’s speech on Syria and Hillary Clinton’s reception of the Liberty Medal at the National Constitution Center. He also talks to John Hayward from Human Events, foreign policy expert Danielle Pletka, and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/11/2013

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Group Protests Liberty Medal on Independence Mall

Instead of honoring former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, they’re honoring Ambassador Chris Stevens and the three other victims with the Defender of Liberty Award, says member Mary Ellen Jones.


Stigall Show Log 9.10.13

Chris cover the Eagles huge win in Chip Kelly’s coaching debut and Secretary of State John Kerry’s gaffe that may lead to a solution in the crisis with Syria. He talks to foreign policy expert Ed Turzanski and CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/10/2013

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Hillary Clinton To Be Awarded 2013 Liberty Medal

Hillary Rodham Clinton, whose lifelong public service career includes turns as secretary of state, presidential candidate, senator and first lady, is the recipient of the 2013 Liberty Medal.


Jeb Bush is named the new chairman of the National Constitution center. (credit: Paul Kurtz)

Jeb Bush To Lead National Constitution Center

The National Constitution center announced on Thursday that Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush has been elected Chairman of the Center’s Board of Trustees.


Former boxing champion Muhammad Ali (C) waves to the crowd after being presented with the 2012 Liberty Medal. (credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Muhammad Ali Honored With Liberty Medal

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali received the prestigious Liberty Medal last night at an outdoor ceremony at the National Constitution Center.


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Muhammad Ali In Philadelphia To Accept 2012 Liberty Medal

The ceremony will take place this evening at the National Constitution Center.


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Tickets On Sale This Morning To See Muhammad Ali Receive Liberty Medal

Muhammad Ali will be getting the award, not only as a world famous boxer but as a man who took his conscientious objections to Vietnam military service all the way to the Supreme Court.


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Muhammad Ali Named 2012 Liberty Medal Recipient

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has received the honor from the NCC, which is billing the Liberty Medal ceremony as the centerpiece of its 225th anniversary celebration of the U.S. Constitution.