The Aronson Awards for Social Justice Journalism  annually honor original, written reporting that brings to light widespread injustices, their human consequences, underlying causes, and possible reforms. This includes exposing discrimination based on race, class, gender, religion or sexual orientation; economic exploitation; violations of human rights, civil liberties or free expression; environmental degradation; and brutality to civilians in war. Entries must have appeared in English in U.S. newspapers, magazines, newsletters or Internet publications. The Aronson Awards also include a companion Cartooning with a Conscience award. Entry fees apply. Deadline has been extended from January 15 to February 10, 2014.
Contact: The Aronson Awards 
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