Barack Obama Awards Presidential Medal of Freedom
In This Photo: Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama
U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and Oprah Winfrey (L) on stage before Winfrey receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom in the East Room at the White House on November 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the nation's highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors.
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