Capital Gazette wins special Pulitzer Prize citation for coverage of newsroom shooting that killed five

1998: Protest arrest

At the climax of the NAACP hosted protest of discriminatory hiring practices in the Supreme Court, NAACP President Kweisi Mfume is arrested for crossing the police line in an attempt to deliver resumes of minority law students to Chief Justice William Renquist.
Elizabeth Malby, Baltimore Sun
Copyright © 2019, The Baltimore Sun, a Baltimore Sun Media Group publication | Place an Ad