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Awards honorees feted at San Francisco soiree

by Calla Camero Some 28 independent journalists won honors at the first annual Freelance Journalism Awards celebration Thursday in San Francisco. The Freelance Unit of the Pacific Media Workers Guild, part of the Newspaper Guild/CWA, sponsored the competition to laud freelancers … Continue Reading

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Freelance Journalism Awards

WRITING  NEWS REPORTING News, single story, any medium 1st Place: “Standoff in the Strawberry Fields,” David Bacon, Al Jazeera America In this Al Jazeera America piece, Bacon’s word and photos show the rock-bottom wages and dilapidated housing that lead migrant workers … Continue Reading

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Deadline looms for Freelance Journalism Awards

Final day to enter is Monday, March 31 Whether you are a cartoonist, photographer, or an investigative reporter; whether you work in a single medium or across multiple platforms, your freelance efforts deserve recognition. That is why the Pacific Media … Continue Reading

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