Sidney Hillman Foundation Announces Prize Winners

The Sidney Hillman Foundation will present its annual prizes on May 26th at the Hudson Theatre in Manhattan. The Foundation awards prizes to books, newspapers, magazines, radio broadcasts, photographs and blogs that best foster social and economic justice.

This year’s panel of judges included Hendrik Hertzberg, senior editor of The New Yorker; Harold Meyerson, editor at large for The American Prospect and columnist for the Washington Post; Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor and publisher of The Nation; Susan Meiselas, Magnum photographer; Rose Marie Arce, a senior producer for CNN; and Charles Kaiser of the Full Court Press and The Sidney Hillman Foundation.

View the full list of this year’s winners, after the jump.


Nick Reding – Methland


Mark Pittman, Bob Ivry, Alison Fitzgerald & Craig Torres – “The Fight for Transparency,” Bloomberg News


Rebecca Clarren – “The Dark Side of Dairies,” High Country News


Maria Hinojosa – “Justice Delayed,” NOW, PBS


The Denver Post – “Below the Line: Childhood Poverty in Colorado” (Joe Amon, Hyoung Chang, Andy Cross, Judy DeHaas, Reza Marvashti, RJ Sangosti, & Craig F. Walker)


“Ian Fisher: American Soldier” (Craig F. Walker)

Special Mention: Sarah L. Voisin – “In Mexico’s war on drugs, battle lines are drawn in chalk,” The Washington Post


Jonathan Cohn – “The Treatment,” New Republic


Ezra Klein – The Washington Post

Sol Stetin Award for Labor History

Dorothy Sue Cobble , Professor of History and Labor Studies, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Publish date: May 13, 2010 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT