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Tony Blair Wins Liberty Medal, Obviously

Who came in First Place, as far as “liberty” is concerned? Tony Blair, that’s who:

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair will receive the Liberty Medal on Monday for his global human rights work, even as his new autobiography has reignited debate over his political leadership.

The medal is given annually by the Philadelphia-based National Constitution Center to individuals or organizations whose actions strive to bring liberty to people worldwide.

And then George Bush emailed Tony Blair a Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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