Video: Gabby Giffords presented with the Profile in Courage Award

May 6, 2013
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On Sunday, former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was presented the prestigious John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award by Caroline Kennedy at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.

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The Award recognizes the political, personal, and physical courage Ms. Giffords has demonstrated in her fearless public advocacy for policy reforms aimed at reducing gun violence.

Watch at approximately the 13.10 mark.


Ms. Gifford’s acts of courageousness includes, after being shot in the head, the former Congresswoman has been an advocate against gun violence, thus making her a target for Republicans, and the right wing media.

 

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