Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Former NARF employee and Native rights advocate Suzan Shown Harjo named recipient of Presidential Medal of Freedom
Suzan is a longtime member of the NARF family, and she previously served as a Legislative Liaison for NARF. NARF Executive Director John Echohawk congratulated Suzan on the award, saying “this honor means that Suzan is one of the greatest fighters for Native American rights in history.”
The Presidential Medal of Freedom will be awarded in a ceremony at the White House on November 24th, 2014. More information on the Medal of Freedom and other recipients can be found at the White House website.