LA Times photographer Michael Robinson Chavez shares on Facebook that some work he did on Peruvian gold mines was honored with the Robert F. Kennedy Award for Journalism.
Says Chavez on Facebook:
It was fantastic to get a phone call from Ms. Ethel Kennedy! You can see the work on the following link. Also sending congrats to my colleague Katie Falkenberg who also won an RFK award for her work on families dealing with the recession, an LA Times sweep!