Enes Kanter Freedom, American professional basketball player and internationally acclaimed human rights activist was honored with prestigious Ronald Reagan Foundation Freedom Award.
Freedom received the award with the words, “The cost of freedom has always been high. We will never surrender, we will not bow.”
The Ronald Reagan Foundation praised Enes Freedom, saying, “This award is a testament to your dedication to the struggle for freedom.”
Ronald Reagan’s greatest legacy to the world is freedom. His strength of character and bedrock belief in right and wrong ended the Cold War and his leadership unshackled the yoke of tyranny for millions who have known only oppression. Thus, it is fitting that the highest honor awarded by the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute carries the name of the 40th President of the United States. This prestigious award is bestowed upon those who have made monumental and lasting contributions to the cause of freedom.