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The Hillman Prize Previous Honorees

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2006 Blog Joshua Micah Marshall Coverage of Social Security Issues Talking Points Memo Go
2007 Blog Sam Rosenfeld, Web editor, Ann Friedman, Web deputy editor , Garance Franke-Ruta, Ezra Klein, and Matthew Yglesias, bloggers Tapped The American Prospect Go
2008 Blog Faiz Shakir and Amanda Terkel Think Progress: A Project of the Center for American Progress Action Fund Center for American Progess Go
2009 Blog Marcy Wheeler Emptywheel Firedoglake.com Go
2010 Blog Jonathan Cohn The Treatment New Republic Go
2010 Blog Ezra Klein Ezra Klein The Washington Post Go
2011 Blog Samhita Mukhopadhyay, Jessica Valenti, Courtney E. Martin, Vanessa Valenti, Chloe Angyal & Miriam Zoila Pérez Feministing Feministing.com Go
2008 Book Robert Kuttner The Squandering of America: How the Failure of Our Politics Undermines Our Prosperity Knopf Go
2007 Book Thomas E. Ricks Fiasco Go
2006 Book N/A Award withheld
2005 Book Jason DeParle American Dream Go
2004 Book David Von Drehle Triangle Go
2003 Book Steven R. Weisman The Great Tax Wars Go
2002 Book Diane McWhorter Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, The Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Movement Go
2001 Book Jack Metzgar Striking Steel Go
2000 Book Katherine S. Newman No Shame in my Game: The Working Poor in the Inner City Go
1998 Book Taylor Branch Pillar of Fire Go
1997 Book Robert Kuttner Everything for Sale Go
1996 Book William Julius Wilson When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor Go
1995 Book Fox Butterfield All God Go
1995 Book Nelson Lichtenstein The Most Dangerous Man in Detroit - Walter Reuther and the Fate of American Labor (Distinguished Honorable Mention) Go
1994 Book James Traub City on a Hill: Testing the American D ream at City College Go
1993 Book William Chafe Never Stop Running: Allard Lowenstein and the Struggle to Save American Liberalism Go
1992 Book Ray Marshall & Marc Tucker Thinking for a Living: Education and the Wealth of Nations Go
1991 Book Nicholas Lemann The Promised Land