Denzel Washington To Receive Presidential Medal Of Freedom
Denzel Washington and Simone Biles will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on July 7 at the White House. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the highest civilian honor. Washington and Biles join 15 other civilians to receive the honor. According to a release, it acknowledges those who “have made exemplary contributions to the prosperity, values, or security of the United States, world peace, or other significant societal, public or private endeavors. Steve Jobs, John McCain, Megan Rapinoe, and Sandra Lindsay are some other honorees of the medal.