Thanks to the L.A. Press Club for acknowledging the excellent work of our writers with three Southern California Journalism Awards. Congratulations to Chris Hedges, who won Online Journalist of the Year and Best Online Column, and Scott Ritter, who took home an award for Best Online Feature. Continue reading for the full list of 12 Truthdig finalists and links to the winning and nominated articles.

Winners:

Finalists (excluding the three winners):Online Journalist of the Year

Political Coverage, Print/Online

News Story, Feature, Series or Package

Online Column/Commentary/Criticism

Blogging

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