2020 California Journalism Awards - Print Division

Coverage of Protests and Racial Justice-News or Feature Stories ( Dailies: 15,001 - 50,000)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: The Fresno Bee
    Entry Title: Hangtree and Spook lanes in Madera County may be renamed. But not everyone agrees
    Entry Credit: Carmen George
    Judge Comment: Very well done. Could have taken sides and never did.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: The Fresno Bee
    Entry Title: Systemic racism isn’t just about police brutality — and it has a long history in Fresno
    Entry Credit: Manuela Tobias
    Judge Comment: Exposed obvious but hidden to many neglect.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: The Press Democrat
    Entry Title: Coverage of Protests and Racial Justice: The Press Democrat on June 7, 14 and 21, 2020
    Entry Credit: Press Democrat staff
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Los Angeles Daily News
    Entry Title: Sign-language interpreters volunteer at protests: ‘This revolution has to be accessible’
    Entry Credit: Jonah Valdez
    Judge Comment: None
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: The Bakersfield Californian
    Entry Title: "South High reconsiders its mascot, rife with images of the Confederacy"
    Entry Credit: Ema Sasic, Robert Price
    Judge Comment: None