The New York Times received the Pulitzer Prize Monday for its investigative journalism and cultural criticism, while the Washington Post won for its comprehensive coverage of the January 6 uprising on the United States Capitol.
The Times staff won the award in the international category for an in-depth look the failures of the American air war throughout the Middle East, including its tragic civilian toll.
An investigation into deadly police traffic stops in the United States by The Times it was also recognized for national reporting.
Salamishah Tillet, a general critic for The Times, won the critical category for his writings on race in the arts and culture.
Another Times reporter, Andrea Elliott, won the Pulitzer Prize in the general non-fiction category for her book. “Invisible child: poverty, survival and hope in an American city”, Which originated with a 2013 series he did to the Times.
The Washington Post won the public service category, considered the most prestigious of awards, for “The attack”, A vast chronological examination of what led to the siege of the Capitol, of what happened during the insurrection and the consequences of the revolt.
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