6 Honored With Medals of Freedom for Diversity Efforts--PICTURES
Updated: May 31, 2012 | 10:26 a.m.
May 30, 2012 | 10:38 a.m.
President Obama honored 13 men and women on Tuesday with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest honor. Among those honored were the following Americans who made significant contributions to the lives of women, people of color and ethnic minorities.