April 8, 2003
Columbia University announced that Don Bartletti of the Los Angeles
Times won a Pulitzer for feature photography -- including this
image -- for his portrayal of how undocumented Central American
youths travel north to the United States. The Pulitzers were
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The Los Angeles Times and the Washington Post each won three Pulitzer Prizes on Monday, and The Boston Globe won the prestigious Public Service gold medal for its coverage of sex-abuse scandals plaguing the Roman Catholic Church.