by Kevin Allman
Gambit Weekly's publisher Margo DuBos and her husband, political editor Clancy DuBos, will be honored with the Anti-Defamation League's A.I. Botnick "Torch of Liberty Award" at a dinner Dec. 14 at the Westin New Orleans. Also honored at the event will be New Orleans residents who are survivors of the Holocaust.
In a letter, the ADL stated, "Since 1967, the South Central Regional Board has bestowed the Torch of Liberty Award upon individuals and organizations in our region who have exemplified and furthered the mission and purpose of the ADL....Under the direction of Margo and Clancy, Gambit has won scores of local, regional and national awards for innovative, incisive and robust journalism. The weekly's editorial positions reflect the ADL's commitment to equal opportunity and opposition to bigotry in any form."
For more information about the awards dinner, contact the ADL at (504) 780-5602.