Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom | Victims of Communism

Victims of Communism — Memorial Foundation

Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom

The Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom is awarded each year by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation to those individuals and institutions that have demonstrated a life-long commitment to freedom and democracy and opposition to communism and all other forms of tyranny.

Recipients of the Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom

2017 Dr. Mart Laar
2016 Paul A. Goble
2015 Chen Guangcheng
  Guillermo Fariñas
  Alexander Podrabinek
2014 Myroslav Marynovych
2013 Fr. Nguyễn Văn Lý
  Hon. Václav Klaus
  Dr. Yang Jianli
2012 Stanislau Shushkevich
  Hon. Donald Rumsfeld
2011 Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
  Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga
  John C. Whitehead
2010 Robert Conquest
  Harry Wu
  Emanuelis Zingeris
  Armando Valladares
2009 Rep. Steny Hoyer
  Sec. Jack Kemp
  Bp. László Tőkés
  Hon. Edwin Meese III
  Dr. Richard Pipes
2008 Hon. Kateryna Yushchenko
  Hon. Paula J. Dobriansky
  Midge Decter
  Rep. Tom Lantos
2007 William F. Buckley, Jr.
  Sen. Henry "Scoop" Jackson
  Trần Văn Bá
  Hon. János Horváth
  Rep. Dana Rohrabacher
2006 Hon. Lech Wałęsa
  Milada Horáková
  Dr. Edwin J. Feulner
2005 Lt. General Edward L. Rowny, USA (Ret.)
  Pope John Paul II
  Solidarity Free Trade Union of 1980
  Anna Walentynowicz
  Hon. Lev E. Dobriansky
2004 Rep. John Shimkus
  Major General John Singlaub, USA (Ret.)
  Lockheed Martin Corporation
2003 Hon. Václav Havel
  National Endowment for Democracy
  Michael Novak
2002 Sen. Joseph Lieberman
  Rep. Philip M. Crane
  Hon. Viktor Orbán
  Hae Yung Chung
2001 Vladimir Bukovsky
  Sen. Jesse Helms
2000 Wei Jingsheng
  Youk Chhang
  Col. John McKone, USAF (Ret.)
  Đoàn Viết Hoạt
  Col. Lewis Millett, USA (Ret.)
  Hon. Orson Swindle
  Gen. Paik Sun Yup, ROKA (Ret.)
1999 Elena Bonner
  Lane Kirkland
  Hon. Vytautas Landsbergis
  Hon. Philip Dimitrov