Commentary: Bob Herbert for columns on police brutality in The New York Times; Environmental Reporting: Karl Grossman articles demonstrating the dangers of the militarization of space .

Socio-Economic Reporting: Marc Kaufman & Dan Stets revealing the mismanagement of a school for fatherless children by the Philadelphia Board of City Trusts, published in the Philadelphia Inquirer.

International Reporting: The Progressive & reporters Eyal Press, Jennifer Washburn, Benn Terrall & Amy Goodman for exposing the efforts of the U.S.-Indonesia Society to marshal support for the Suharto regime, notwithstanding its record of human rights abuses.