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The President’s Day

U.S. President Barack Obama meets with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg (L) at the White House in Washington, April 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

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President Barack Obama meets with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in the Oval Office. They discussed how NATO could assist in training troops to fight ISIS

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U.S. President Barack Obama meets with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg (L) at the White House in Washington, April 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

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White House: Statement By The President On The Passing Of Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow

In Crow, you’d say Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow was a bacheitche – a good man. The first of his people to go to college and earn a Master’s, he wore war paint beneath his uniform and an eagle feather beneath his helmet during World War II. His bravery in battle earned him the Bronze Star from America, the Legion d’honneur from France, and in 2009, I was proud to honor him with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Yet I suspect his greatest honor was one he earned from his people: the title of war chief – the last Crow to hold that distinction.

Dr. Medicine Crow dedicated much of his life to sharing the stories of his culture and his people. And in doing so, he helped shape a fuller history of America for us all. Michelle and I honor 102 years of a life well lived, and our thoughts and prayers are with his family and the entire Crow Nation.

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