Nominees of 2019


Award 2019 Nominees

If We Were Roma, We Would Not Come Back from Britain

— by Denisa Gdovinová and Filip Olsovsky, published by Tyzden,

I’m going for an HIV

— by Ekaterina Fomina, published by Novaya Gazeta, Russia

Gaza. It’s time for change

— by Francesca Borri, published by Il Venerdì di Repubblica, Repubblica, Yedioth Ahronoth,

Viktor Orban’s reckless football obsession

— by Dan Nolan and David Goldblatt, published by The Guardian,

56 days

— by Katrin Kuntz, Marian Blasberg and Christoph Scheuermann, published by Der Spiegel,

Prisoners of the fourth floor

— by Ewa Wołkanowska-Kołodziej, published by Pismo. Magazyn opinii,

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— by Maximilian Popp, published by Der Spiegel,

Forbidden Stories

— by by the organisation behind ‘Forbidden Stories’ and partners, published by Forbidden Stories,

The Drums of Democracy

— by Ramin Mazur, Ion Donica, Cătălina Dumbrăveanu, Victoria Colesnic, Maikel Botterman, Eugen Papen, Ties Gijzel, Mick ter Reehorst, Kyrill Hartog, Marije Martens, Christian Beaussier, published by Are We Europe, 360 Magazine,


— by Guillermo Abril and Carlos Spottorno , published by Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin, El país semanal,


— by Michael Gegg, Fabian Altenried, Martin Baaske, Andreas Baum, Hans Hack, Jakob Kluge, Hendrik Lehmann, David Meidinger, Hannes Soltau, Helena Wittlich, published by Der Tagesspiegel,

Clouds of June 24 are diffused: Which party, which candidate, what do they say?

— by Efe Kerem Sözeri, published by P24,

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Windrush scandal

— by Amelia Gentleman, published by The Guardian,

Unmasking the Salisbury Poisoning Suspects: A Four-Part Investigation

— by Christo Grozev, Roman Dobrokhotov, Daniel Romein, published by Bellingcat, United Kingdom

Putin’s Bodyguards Rewarded with Land and Power

— by Roman Anin, published by Novaya Gazeta, OCCRP,

Money laundering at Danske Bank

— by Eva Jung, Simon Bendtsen, Michael Lund, published by Berlingske, Denmark

Propaganda War in Europe: The Far-Right Media

— by Nina Horaczek, published by Falter,

Myanmar Burning

— by Wa Lone, Kyaw Soe Oo, Simon Lewis, Antoni Slodkowski, Andrew R.C. Marshal, Zeba Siddiqui, Tom Lasseter, Poppy McPherson, Clare Baldwin, Steve Stecklow, Thu Thu Aung and Shoon Naing, published by Reuters, International

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Use article 7 against my country

— by Radu Dumitrescu, published by The New Federalist,

The end of Atlanticism: has Trump killed the ideology that won the cold war?

— by Madeleine Schwartz, published by The Guardian,

Trial Runs for Fascism Are In Full Flow

— by Fintan O'Toole, published by The Irish Times,

Let’s continue talking about murder, not Fico’s media tyranny

— by Beata Balogova, published by SME,

Someone I wish I hadn’t known

— by Vera Mulder, published by De Correspondent,