by Lindsay Beyerstein
Notes on journalism for the common good
The Call for Entries for the 2015 Hillman Prize contest is now open. The deadline is January 30, 2015. Please join us for our annual celebration on May 5, 2015 in NYC.
The Call for Entries for the 2015 Hillman Prize contest has closed. The deadline was January 9, 2015. Please join us in Toronto on March 12!
New and Notable
Washington DC: Jan 15, 2015 all-day conference "The American Labor Movement at a Crossroads: New Thinking, New Organizing, New Strategies". Co-sponsored by the Albert Shanker Institute and the American Prospect. Register 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.