Robert F. Kennedy Book Award

Utdelare: Robert F. Kennedy Memorial

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Each year the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial celebrates the book which most faithfully and forcefully reflects Robert Kennedy's purposes, his concern for the poor and the powerless, his struggle for visa mer honest and even-handed justice, his conviction that a decent society must assure all young people a fair chance, and his faith that a free democracy can act to remedy disparities of power and opportunity. visa färre
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Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory av Claudio Saunt
2021
Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America's Heartland av Jonathan M. Metzl
2020
American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment av Shane Bauer
2019
Not a Crime to Be Poor: The Criminalization of Poverty in America av Peter Edelman
2018
The Blood of Emmett Till av Timothy B. Tyson
2018
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City av Matthew Desmond
2017
March: Books 1-3 av John Lewis
2016
Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story av David Maraniss
2016
The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography av Miriam Pawel
2015
The Great Dissent: How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind and Changed the History of Free Speech in America av Thomas Healy
2014
The Price of Inequality: How Today's Divided Society Endangers Our Future av Joseph E. Stiglitz
Vinnare2013
The Justice Cascade: How Human Rights Prosecutions Are Changing World Politics (The Norton Series in World Politics) av Kathryn Sikkink
2012
The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine av Michael Lewis
2011
Zeitoun av Dave Eggers
Distinguished Honor2010
Ordinary Injustice: How America Holds Court av Amy Bach
2010
Shadows at Dawn: A Borderlands Massacre and the Violence of History av Karl Jacoby
Hedervärt omnämnande2009
The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals av Jane Mayer
2009
Going Down Jericho Road: The Memphis Strike, Martin Luther King's Last Campaign av Michael K. Honey
2008
At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68 av Taylor Branch
Distinguished Honors2007
The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast av Douglas Brinkley
2007
Judgment Days: Lyndon Baines Johnson, Martin Luther King Jr., and the Laws That Changed America av Nick Kotz
Distinguished Honors2006
Children At War av P. W. Singer
Distinguished Honors2006
Mirror to America: The Autobiography of John Hope Franklin av John Hope Franklin
Vinnare2006
Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime: From the Sedition Act of 1798 to the War on Terrorism av Geoffrey R. Stone
Vinnare2005
We Are All the Same: A Story of a Boy's Courage and a Mother's Love av Jim Wooten
Vinnare2005
Death of Innocence: The Story of the Hate Crime That Changed America av Mamie Till-Mobley
Special Recognition2004
Ultimate Punishment: A Lawyer's Reflections on Dealing with the Death Penalty av Scott Turow
2004
At the Hands of Persons Unknown: The Lynching of Black America av Philip Dray
Vinnare2003
"A Problem from Hell": America and the Age of Genocide av Samantha Power
Vinnare2003
Brotherhoods of Color : Black Railroad Workers and the Struggle for Equality av Eric Arnesen
Vinnare2002
American Patriots: The Story of Blacks in the Military from the Revolution to Desert Storm av Gail Lumet Buckley
Vinnare2002
Without Sanctuary: Lynching Photography in America av James Allen
Vinnare2001
Blood of the Liberals av George Packer
Vinnare2001
No Shame in My Game: The Working Poor in the Inner City av Katherine S. Newman
Vinnare2000
Mandela : en biografi av Anthony Sampson
Vinnare2000
With Liberty For Some: 500 Years of Imprisonment in America av Scott Christianson
Distinguished Honor1999
The Children av David Halberstam
Distinguished Honor1999
Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement av John Lewis
Vinnare1999
The Soldiers' Tale: Bearing Witness to a Modern War av Samuel Hynes
Vinnare1998
Race, Crime, and the Law av Randall Kennedy
Vinnare1998
Worse than Slavery: Parchman Farm and the Ordeal of Jim Crow Justice av David M. Oshinsky
1997
The Politics of Rage: George Wallace, the Origins of the New Conservatism, and the Transformation of American Politics av Dan T. Carter
Vinnare1996
Circumstantial Evidence: Death, Life, And Justice In A Southern Town av Pete Earley
Vinnare1996
Warriors Don't Cry: A Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock's Central High av Melba Pattillo Beals
Runner-Up1995
Speak Now Against The Day: The Generation Before the Civil Rights Movement in the South av John Egerton
Vinnare1995
Taming the Storm av Jack Bass
Vinnare1994
In My Place av Charlayne Hunter-Gault
Hedervärt omnämnande1993
Rethinking Social Policy: Race, Poverty, and the Underclass av Christopher Jencks
Hedervärt omnämnande1993
Earth in the Balance av Al Gore
Vinnare1993
When the Bough Breaks: The Cost of Neglecting Our Children av Sylvia Ann Hewlett
Hedervärt omnämnande1992
The Promised Land: The Great Black Migration and How It Changed America av Nicholas Lemann
Hedervärt omnämnande1992
Life in the Ghetto av Anika D. Thomas
Special Recognition1992
Praying for Sheetrock: A Work of Nonfiction av Melissa Fay Greene
Vinnare1992
The Long Haul: An Autobiography av Myles Horton
Vinnare1991
The Burning Season: The Murder of Chico Mendes and the Fight for the Amazon Rain Forest av Andrew Revkin
Vinnare1991
The Crosswinds of Freedom av James MacGregor Burns
Hedervärt omnämnande1990
Among Schoolchildren av Tracy Kidder
Vinnare1990
Big Sugar: Seasons in the Canefields of Florida av Alec Wilkinson
Vinnare1990
Within Our Reach: Breaking the Cycle of Disadvantage av Lisbeth Schorr
Hedervärt omnämnande1989
Rachel and Her Children: Homeless Families in America av Jonathan Kozol
Vinnare1989
A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam av Neil Sheehan
Vinnare1989
A Bright Shining Lie I av Neil Sheehan
1989
The brutality of nations av Dan Jacobs
Hedervärt omnämnande1988
Älskade av Toni Morrison
Vinnare1988
Song in a Weary Throat: Memoir of an American Pilgrimage av Pauli Murray
Vinnare1988
Freedom Song: A Personal Story of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement av Mary King
1988
When the War Was Over: Cambodia and the Khmer Rouge Revolution av Elizabeth Becker
Hedervärt omnämnande1987
The Political Life of Children av Robert Coles
Hedervärt omnämnande1987
Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference av David J. Garrow
Vinnare1987
Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families av J. Anthony Lukas
Vinnare1986
Reaping the Whirlwind: The Civil Rights Movement in Tuskegee av Robert J. Norrell
Vinnare1986
Sitting in Darkness: Americans in the Philippines av David Haward Bain
Hedervärt omnämnande1985
The Crucible of Race: Black-White Relations in the American South since Emancipation av Joel Williamson
Hedervärt omnämnande1985
A Rage for Order: Black-White Relations in the American South since Emancipation (Galaxy Books) av Joel Williamson
Hedervärt omnämnande1985
Weakness & Deceit: U.S. Policy and El Salvador av Raymond Bonner
Vinnare1985
Baseball's Great Experiment: Jackie Robinson and His Legacy av Jules Tygiel
Hedervärt omnämnande1984
Children of War av Roger Rosenblatt
Vinnare1984
The Fate of the Earth av Jonathan Schell
Hedervärt omnämnande1983
Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr. av Stephen B. Oates
Vinnare1983
The Pursuit of a Dream av Janet Sharp Hermann
Vinnare1982
The Child Savers: The Invention of Delinquency (Phoenix Book) av Anthony M. Platt
Vinnare1982
Power and Powerlessness: Quiescence & Rebellion in an Appalachian Valley av John Gaventa
Hedervärt omnämnande1981
Drylongso: A Self-Portrait of Black America av John Langston Gwaltney
Hedervärt omnämnande1981
Civilities and Civil Rights : Greensboro, North Carolina, and the Black Struggle for Freedom av William H. Chafe
1981
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