2013 Nominee: Jose Antonio Vargas
The New Americano
Jose Antonio Vargas is an award-winning journalist who has covered a wide array of topics including video game culture, HIV/AIDS in Washington DC, and the Virginia Tech massacre. As a senior contributing editor at the Huffington Post, Jose has focused online and off on hot topic Latino issues such as immigration. He is the founder of Define American, a campaign focused on elevating the conversation about immigration.