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Trailers Full of Bodies: Near the Institute of Forensic Sciences in San Juan, 11 refrigerated FEMA trailers served as an overflow morgue. They were guarded by the Army Reserve’s 246th Quartermaster Company (Mortuary Affairs).
January 10, 2018

2017 Hillman Prizes

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The Sidney Hillman Foundation honors excellence in journalism in service of the common good.

Our awards and programs honor the legacy and vision of union pioneer and New Deal architect Sidney Hillman.

Hillman Prizes

United States


2017 Canadian Hillman Prize winners

Call for Entries for 2018 Canadian Hillman Prize now open. Deadline Jan 15, 2018.

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New & Notable

Call for Entries for 2018 Hillman Prizes is now open. Deadline January 30.

Our next #LaborTalks event with Linda Gordon on her new book The Second Coming of the KKK will be Feb 21, 6:30pm. Stay tuned for more info.

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.