Hillman Foundation | Journalism for the Common Good

Sidney Awards

Michael Santiago for ProPublica
By day, New York's garbage is picked up by municipal workers but come nightfall, private haulers collect the commercial trash, often working at breakneck speeds with few protections for workers.
February 14, 2018

2017 Hillman Prizes

About the Foundation

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.

New & Notable

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.