2015 Hillman Prize Winners
Edward E. Baptist, The Half Has Never Been Told, 2015 Hillman Prize for Book Journalism
Bob Ortega, Daniel Gonzalez, Michael Kiefer, Daniel Nowicki, Michael Chow, David Wallace, Nick Oza, Erin Kelly, Mariana Dale, Stuart Warner, Cherrill Crosby, “Pipeline of Children” and “Revisiting the Pipeline,” 2015 Hillman Prize for Newspaper Journalism
John H. Richardson, “The Abortion Ministry of Dr. Willie Parker,” 2015 Hillman Prize for Magazine Journalism
Phil Williams, Kevin Wisniewski, Bryan Staples, “Policing for Profit,” 2015 Hillman Prize for Broadcast Journalism
Joan Biskupic, Janet Roberts and John Shiffman, “The Echo Chamber,” 2015 Hillman Prize for Web Journalism
Jelani Cobb, 2015 Hillman Prize for Opinion & Analysis Journalism
by Lindsay Beyerstein
Notes on journalism for the common good
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New and Notable
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.