The Parkland Student Activists are the winners of the 2018 Puffin Prize for Creative Citizenship.

The Students, in partnership with young activists across the country, founded the March for Our Lives to end gun violence and challenge the complacency of lawmakers. March organizers David Hogg, Jaclyn Corin, Delaney Tarr, and Ramon Contreras will accept the prize at The Nation Institute's Gala Dinner on Dec. 11 in New York City.
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In The News

2010 RECIPIENT Bill McKibben
More than 1,000 organizations have pledged support for the People's Climate March on September 21, including Bill McKibben's Learn more...

2013 RECIPIENT Barry Lynn
Americans United for Separation of Church and State is represented in a Florida lawsuit seeking to bring down the school voucher system, which Lynn says is an attempt to "siphon taxpayers' dollars to private religious schools. Learn more...

2010 RECIPIENT Cecile Richards
Richards reacts to the Hobby Lobby decision and the right to birth control under the Affordable Care Act." Learn more...


Selected Articles

2013 RECIPIENT Barry Lynn
In response to the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision, Lynn argues why corporations have no right to religious freedom. Learn more...

2006 RECIPIENT Amy Goodman
In a column, Goodman writes about the "Guns of August," connecting violence in Gaza, Syria, and Ferguson, MO, and argues why war is not the answer to conflict in the 21st century. Learn more...

2010 RECIPIENT Cecile Richards
Richards discusses her role as head of Planned Parenthood in a profile for The Hill and the growth of the organization's grassroots activism. Learn more...


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