The pioneering human rights lawyer — a former Nation Institute Board member — fought for justice from Attica to Guantanamo.
This year's winners included Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, Jamie Kalven, Jill Leovy, and Joshua Oppenheimer.
This year's Ridenhour Prizes will be awarded to Flint pediatrician Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, journalist Jamie Kalven, author Jill Leovy, and Joshua Oppenheimer's documentary The Look of Silence.
Puffin/Nation Prize winner Rev. William J. Barber II offers a personal meditation for 2016.
Nominate someone for the 2015 Puffin/Nation Prize for Creative Citizenship.
The former Ridenhour Prize winner writes how a post-terror generation is standing up for the right to privacy.
Anand Gopal, Aicha Elbasri, James Risen, and Laura Poitras were the 2015 recipients of the twelfth annual Ridenhour Prizes.