Madeleine Albright's Pin Collection
Soon after, Albright was scheduled to meet in New York with Iraqi officials. She decided to wear a pin in the shape of a serpent, thereby sending the message: "Don’t tread on me." From that day forward, pins served as a way for Albright to communicate ideas and feelings without even saying a word.
Watch Albright describe the secret meaning behind her pins
Learn more about her book Read My Pins