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The Hillman Prize Previous Honorees

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Yearsort icon Category Honoree Title Publisher/Airer Winner's Page
2014 Book Ira Katznelson Fear Itself Liveright Publishing Corp Go
2014 Newspaper Pat Beall “Private Prisons: Profit, Politics, Pain” The Palm Beach Post Go
2014 Magazine Jonathan Cohn “The Hell of American Daycare” The New Republic Go
2014 Broadcast Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Bud Bultman, Roni Selig, Melissa Dunst Lipman, Carl Graf, Saundra Young “Weed: Dr. Sanjay Gupta Reports” CNN Go
2014 Web Craig Welch & Steve Ringman “Sea Change: The Pacific’s Perilous Turn” The Seattle Times and the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting Go
2014 Opinion & Analysis Digby aka Heather Parton Hullabaloo Go
2013 Book Tracie McMillan The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Walmart, Applebee’s, Farm Fields and the Dinner Table Scribner Go
2013 Broadcast Brian Ross, Rhonda Schwartz, Matthew Mosk and Cindy Galli “Brian Ross Investigates: Tragedy In Bangladesh” Nightline, World News and Go
2013 Magazine Shane Bauer “No Way Out: A Special Report on Solitary Confinement” Mother Jones/ The Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute Go
2013 Newspaper Patricia Callahan, Sam Roe and Michael Hawthorne “Playing with Fire” Chicago Tribune Go
2013 Opinion & Analysis Andrew Sullivan Andrew Sullivan The Dish Go
2013 Photography Rick Loomis “Beyond 7 Billion” Los Angeles Times Go
2013 Web Alison Young and Peter Eisler “Ghost Factories” USA TODAY Go
2012 Web Seth Freed Wessler "Thousands of Kids Lost From Parents in U.S Deportation System" Go
2012 Broadcast Yoav Potash "Crime After Crime" The Oprah Winfrey Network Go
2012 Photography Katie Falkenberg "A Lasting Toll" Los Angeles Times Go
2012 Magazine Sarah Stillman "The Invisible Army" The New Yorker Go
2012 Newspaper Heather Vogell, Alan Judd, John Perry "The Atlanta Schools Cheating Scandal" The Atlanta Journal Constitution Go
2012 Opinion & Analysis Ta-Nehisi Coates Ta-Nehisi Coates The Atlantic Go
2012 Book Frank Bardacke Trampling Out the Vintage Verso Go
2011 Book Isabel Wilkerson The Warmth of Other Suns Random House Go
2011 Newspaper Brad Heath & Kevin McCoy Justice in the Balance USA Today Go
2011 Magazine Tim Noah The Great Divergence Go
2011 Photography Mona Reeder A Surgery Gone Wrong Dallas Morning News Go
2011 Broadcast Najibullah Quraishi and Jamie Doran The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan Clover Films/ FRONTLINE, WGBH Go