Madeleine Albright


Mika: Madeleine Albright is the reason we had a horse in our house

In a series of memorials this week, the world is remembering Madeleine Albright as a freedom fighter and one of the most influential and effective diplomats in American history. But Albright wasn't just a world-changing statesperson. She was also a deeply generous person and a real friend. She had a...
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Former Presidents and First Ladies Reunite at Funeral for Madeleine Albright

Former presidents and first ladies gathered together again on Wednesday for another prominent memorial as they celebrated the life of former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. Former President Barack Obama and his wife, former First Lady Michelle Obama; former President Bill Clinton and his wife, former Secretary of State and...

Hillary Clinton warns ‘fascism’ could dominate US at Madeleine Albright funeral

WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton on Wednesday injected partisan politics to the funeral of diplomat Madeleine Albright, the nation’s first female secretary of state, saying “fascism” could dominate the United States if “dictators and demagogues” aren’t stopped — taking a clear swipe at former President Donald Trump and his allies. Clinton, the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, lost to Trump in a shocking upset and her attacks generally are welcomed by Republicans who describe her as an embittered and base-rallying foe. “She knew better than most and she warned us in her book on fascism that yes, it can happen here and time and...
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As Madeleine Albright is laid to rest, a former student recalls her kindness in time of crisis

Madeleine Albright, the first woman to serve as U.S. Secretary of State, died last month of cancer at the age of 84 and is being honored today in a funeral service at Washington National Cathedral, with President Biden delivering the eulogy. In this personal essay, attorney and Iraq war veteran Hal Brewster reflects on the impact Albright had as a leader, teacher, mentor and friend.

Biden, the Clintons honor Madeleine Albright at funeral service

Madeleine Albright, the first woman to serve as secretary of state who died last month at the age of 84, was remembered as a tenacious defender of American ideals and freedom around the globe during a funeral service honoring her legacy on Wednesday. President Biden, former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered eulogies for Albright.