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2018 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 Hillman Prize winners

2018 U.S Hillman Prize winners are announced!

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2017 Canadian Hillman Prize winners

2018 Canadian Hillman Prize recipients are announced!

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New & Notable

Tuesday May 8th, 11am: Tune in to hear Hillman judge, Jelani Cobb, and Hillman Book Prize winner Richard Rothstein discuss his book The Color of Law on The Brian Lehrer Show.

Katrina vanden Heuvel salutes the winners of the 2018 Hillman Prizes, aka the People’s Pulitzers, in Washington Post

2018 Candian Hillman Prize recipients are announced! Photos and video from March 28 ceremony are here

Call for Entries for 2018 Hillman Prizes is now closed. Deadline was January 30. Thank you to all who entered!

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