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Guardian and Washington Post
win Pulitzer prize for NSA revelations

Guardian (U.K.), by Ed Pilkington

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 4/14/2014 6:38:24 PM

The Guardian and the Washington Post have been awarded the highest accolade in US journalism, winning the Pulitzer prize for public service for their groundbreaking articles on the National Security Agency’s surveillance activities based on the leaks of Edward Snowden. The award, announced in New York on Monday, comes 10 months after the Guardian published the first report based on the leaks from Snowden, revealing the agency’s bulk collection of US citizens’ phone records. In the series of articles that ensued, teams of journalists at the Guardian and the Washington Post published the most substantial disclosures of US government secrets since the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mws50, 4/14/2014 6:58:03 PM     (No. 9810712)

The Pulitzer people could not find anyone further to the left than the Guardian and the WaPo, so they won.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jfodoch, 4/14/2014 7:28:29 PM     (No. 9810743)

The urkel administration has provided countless opportunities for investigative journalists to earn Pulitzers, and the fact that it hasn´t happened is very discouraging.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 4/14/2014 8:47:21 PM     (No. 9810848)

The Pulitzer Prize goes to two ultraleftist organizations?

Oh, my goodness - - what a shock!

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