Miami Herald columnist wins courage award in journalism for writing about race in America



Nationally syndicated columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. of the Miami Herald has been awarded the 2021 Elijah Parish Lovejoy Award, its presenter, Colby College, announced Thursday.

Colby’s award recognizes “individuals of our time who embody courageous journalism” the Waterville, Maine, college said in its announcement.

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