SAVE THE DATE.
April 12. Brave, independent journalists coming to Ithaca.
This year’s Izzy Award ceremony will feature honorees . . .
- ARI BERMAN (The Nation), who revealed the 2016 election scandal of voter suppression targeting people of color and youth
- SHANE BAUER (Mother Jones), who wrote the blockbuster expose: “My Four Months as a Private Prison Guard.”
- SETH FREED WESSLER (Nation Institute Investigative Fund), who exposed neglect and avoidable deaths inside U.S. for-profit prisons designated for non-citizens.
You’ll also meet the creators of a powerful docu-series on US structural inequality, “AMERICA DIVIDED,” which is receiving a special documentary honor. The series illuminated various issues, including environmental racism, worker exploitation, and mass incarceration.