Every year, thirteen innovators in American literature, journalism are awarded the Pulitzer Prize. Winners for 2019 were announced today, and the internet took a look back at all of the praiseworthy work.
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Brent Staples of The Times’s editorial board has won the Pulitzer Prize for editorial writing. His writing sought to show that the devaluation of black lives that led to slavery still haunts the United States. Here is a selection of @BrentNYT's editorials. https://t.co/bFXpZphdM3— NYT Opinion (@nytopinion) April 15, 2019
BREAKING! The Advocate wins first-ever Pulitzer Prize for reporting that helped change Louisiana's non-unanimous jury law https://t.co/QpgtO4VdPC— The Advocate (@theadvocatebr) April 15, 2019
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A team of 11 Reuters photographers has won a Pulitzer Prize in breaking news photography for images of migrants journeying to the U.S. border. See the photos: https://t.co/sr0N3jXP7J pic.twitter.com/qBzg6WfOYg— Reuters Pictures (@reuterspictures) April 15, 2019
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On this day 2 years ago, @KendrickLamar released his fourth studio album #DAMN.— DJBooth (@DJBooth) April 14, 2019
• Certified 3x Platinum
• Every track is certified Gold or Platinum
• 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Music
• Winner: GRAMMY for Best Rap Album
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The Wall Street Journal has won a Pulitzer Prize for its reporting on the hush money payments that Trump made to Stormy Daniels. https://t.co/PfXiS1rfML— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) April 15, 2019
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Breaking: The Los Angeles Times just won a Pulitzer Prize for an investigation of George Tyndall, the University of Southern California gynecologist accused of sexually abusing hundreds of students. https://t.co/vvUuTmaTwQ— Los Angeles Times (@latimes) April 15, 2019
The Pulitzer Prize Board awarded a special citation to the staff of the Capital Gazette for their work covering the attack last June on the newsroom that killed five employees -- Gerald Fischman, Rob Hiaasen, John McNamara, Rebecca Smith and Wendi Winters. https://t.co/pAiAxvCB2p— Capital Gazette (@capgaznews) April 15, 2019
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