Medal Of Freedom en Poet Maya Angelou Awarded Medal of Freedom <p>Writer, poet, and civil rights activist Maya Angelou has been awarded the nation’s highest civilian honor. President Obama presented the Wake Forest professor with the Presidential Medal of Freedom during a ceremony yesterday. Mr. Obama said Angelou’s work has spoken to millions:</p> Wed, 16 Feb 2011 10:00:00 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 10162 at