Clear It With Sidney

Notes on journalism for the common good, by Lindsay Beyerstein

Announcing the winners of the 2017 Hillman Prizes for Journalism and the 2017 George Barrett Award for Public Interest Law

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The Sidney Hillman Foundation

 

The Sidney Hillman Foundation is very proud to announce the winners of the 2017 Hillman Prizes for Journalism and the 2017 George Barrett Award for Public Interest Law:

  • Book
    • Matthew DesmondEvicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, Crown. 
  • Newspaper 
    • David Fahrenthold, For reporting on the Trump Foundation and 2016 presidential election, The Washington Post.
  • Magazine 
    • Nikole Hannah-Jones, “Choosing a School for My Daughter in a Segregated City,” New York Times Magazine.
  • Broadcast
    • Brendan Keefe, “Dying For Help: Fixing The Nation’s Emergency Response System,” WXIA-TV, Atlanta.
  • Web
  • Opinion & Analysis
    • Adele M. Stan, for outstanding commentary on the 2016 election, The American Prospect.
  • George Barrett Award for Public Interest Law

Ceremony will be Tuesday, May 9th in NYCRSVP here