2009 Izzy Award Ceremony: Amy Goodman and Glenn Greenwald

The first Izzy Award for "special achievement in independent media" for work done in 2008 was presented March 31, 2009, to blogger Glenn Greenwald and Democracy Now! host and executive producer Amy Goodman. Roughly 800 people attended the award ceremony at Ithaca’s State Theatre – including Izzy Stone’s son Jeremy, who spoke briefly.