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Colbert I. King
___ 2003 Pulitzer Prize ___
For Commentary
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Post Deputy Editorial Page Editor Colbert I. King won "for his against-the-grain columns that speak to people in power with ferocity and wisdom." Read the winning submissions:
The Saudi Sellout (Jan. 26, 2002)
Sen. Byrd: The View From Darrell's Barbershop (March 2, 2002)
Chandra Levy: The Bigger Story (May 25, 2002)
He Should Have Been in Jail (June 29, 2002)
And There He Lay (Aug. 10, 2002)
It's Time for Some Primary Color (Nov. 9, 2002)
A Washington Welcome for Hattie Purefoy (Sept. 21, 2002)
Statesmanship, Saudi Style (Nov. 23, 2002)
No Party for Essie Mae (Dec. 21, 2002)
Who's Sorry Now? (Dec. 14, 2002)
Audio From Colbert I. King
 Reality Check (March 25, 2003)
 Finding the Meaning of Peace (March 19, 2003)
 Moran's Empty Apology (March 12, 2003)
 D.C.'s Health Care Woes (March 5, 2003)
 In This Corner, George W. Bush (Feb. 26, 2003)
 Chill Out, It's Just Snow (Feb. 12, 2003)
 A Lesson for the Washington Teachers Union (Jan. 14, 2003)
 Misplaced Priorities (Jan. 8, 2003)
Audio Archives
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About This Columnist
Colbert I. King is Deputy Editor of The Post's Editorial Page. He can be reached at kingc@washpost.com.

Recent Columns
Hijacking Christianity . . . (Post, April 23, 2005)

The Right Tony Williams Question (Post, April 16, 2005)

Not So United After All (Post, April 9, 2005)

Race and Baseball in D.C. (Post, April 2, 2005)

A Tainted Easter Message (Post, March 26, 2005)

Wolfowitz's Tough Tasks (Post, March 19, 2005)

My City in a Different Light (Post, March 12, 2005)

An Affront to the First Amendment (Post, March 5, 2005)

What Really Needs Fixing in the D.C. Schools (Post, Feb. 26, 2005)

For Redder, for Bluer (Post, Feb. 19, 2005)

Marriage in the March of Time (Post, Feb. 12, 2005)

Bridging the Great Divide (Cont'd) (Post, Feb. 5, 2005)

Bridging the Great Divide (Post, Jan. 29, 2005)

Why the Crass Remarks About Rice? (Post, Jan. 22, 2005)

The Specter at Thursday's Party (Post, Jan. 15, 2005)

Turning a Deaf Ear to the Displaced (Post, Jan. 8, 2005)

A Test for Tolerance (Post, Jan. 1, 2005)

'Take Your Pick and Start Somewhere' (Post, Dec. 25, 2004)

Stepping Up to the Plate for the City (Post, Dec. 18, 2004)

Missing Answers About Jonathan Magbie (Post, Dec. 11, 2004)



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