The New York Independent Press Awards recognize excellence in reporting, design and photography in independent journalism. The winning journalists, designers and photographers all donated their work as a labor of love to The Indy, and on behalf of the newspaper, it loves you guys right back.
1st Place Best Feature, Enemy Mine: The story of a Cambodian veteran’s personal war on landmines, http://www.indypendent.org/?p=84Chloe Tribich
1st Place Best Editorial/Commentary, “Leaving Israel” http://www.indypendent.org/?p=500Erin Thompson
2nd Place Best Article on Labor Issues, “Immigrants Rising in Brooklyn” http://www.indypendent.org/?p=232
2nd Place Best Photograph http://www.peterholderness.com
2nd Place Best Overall Design (Pick up any issue)
3rd Place Best Article on Labor Issues “A Lesson in Class: Momentum Shifts to NYU Students” http://www.indypendent.org/?p=538″
3rd Place Best Photo Essay: “CITE SOLEIL: Ballots & Bullets in Haiti” http://www.indypendent.org/?p=103
Honorable Mention Best Article on Immigrant Issues/Racial or Social Justice: “Student dissent at CUNY in peril: The trials of Miguel Malo” http://www.indypressny.org/article.php3?ArticleID=2367
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