Youth Radio, WNYC Win RFK Journalism Awards
April 21, 2010 at 4:08 PM (PT)
The ROBERT F. KENNEDY CENTER FOR JUSTICE AND HUMAN RIGHTS has announced the winners of the 42nd Annual ROBERT F. KENNEDY JOURNALISM AWARDS, and two are going to radio winners.
RACHEL KRANTZ and the staff of YOUTH RADIO have been named the winners of the International Radio category for the documentary "In the Kennel -- Uncovering a Navy Unit's Culture of Abuse," an expose of violence against gays int he military.
MAGUELINA DIAZ, KEITH TINGMAN, and AMON FRAZIEK of Noncommercial News-Talk WNYC-A-F/NEW YORK's RADIO ROOKIES won the Domestic Radio category for "This is the SOUTH BRONX," a look at the lives of three teens living in poverty.