John Seigenthaler, founder of the First Amendment Center, award-winning editor, journalist, and publisher atThe Tennessean daily newspaper and former administrative assistant to RFK at the U.S. Department of Justice, now chairs the award each year selecting a panel of four judges to choose the winner.
Kathryn Sikkink received the 2012 Robert F. Kennedy Book Award for The Justice Cascade: How Human Rights Prosecutions Are Changing World Politics.
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