Mary Robinson’s Medal of Freedom

Anti-Americanism and anti-Israel activism win Obama’s approbation. By JOHN BOLTON AUGUST 10, 2009

Barack Obama’s decision to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Mary Robinson has generated unexpected but emotionally charged opposition. Appointed by then-U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan as high commissioner for human rights in 1997-2002, Ms. Robinson had a controversial but ineffective […]