The Pulitzer Prize for 2018 was announced at Columbia University in New York on April 16, and in the public-interest reporting department, a big producer who had the greatest influence in Hollywood (Harvey WeinsteinThe New York Times, who reported about sexual harassment by Mr.), and a journalist New Yorker 's reporter were jointly chosen. A series of articles led to the movement to publicize the damage of sexual harassment that women around the world were suppressed using "# MeToo" on SNS.
Selection committee Dana Canadai (Dana Canedy) Said, "It was very powerful and led to public utility in a journalistic textbook like a brilliant journalism."
- Harassed(The New York Times)
- The New Yorker and the New York Times Win the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service(The New Yorker)
Featured in the photography division, "Reflective series of photographs" of Reuters coming up, capturing the appearance of Rohingya refugees heading for the Bangladesh border to escape violence (death) was awarded. Reuters is also awarded the International Press Award for coverage of the drug war promoted by President Duttet of the Philippines.
- Reuters, Puritzer Prize won by a drug-warfare and Rohingya coverage(Reuters)
- Photography Staff of Reuters(The Pulitzer Prizes) With slideshow
For shocking photographs that exposed the world to the violence Rohingya refugees faced in fleeing Myanmar. (Moved by the Board from the Breaking News Photography category, where it was was done.)