by Lindsay Beyerstein
Notes on journalism for the common good
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New and Notable
Please note that our May Sidney Award will be announced on Wed May 27 (postponed 2 weeks due to this month's Hillman Prizes).
On Jan 15, 2015, we co-sponsored an all-day conference with the Albert Shanker Institute and the American Prospect called "The American Labor Movement at a Crossroads: New Thinking, New Organizing, New Strategies". See more here.
In case you missed "Stuck in Segregation" at the Schomburg Center with Farai Chideya, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Richard Rothstein and Patrick Sharkey, you can watch the livestream video here, and download a PDF of Rothstein's "Segregation Never Really Ended: The Link Between Housing and Education" here.
E.J. Dionne received a special Hillman Award for Career Achievement. Photos and acceptance speech here.