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The Hillman Prize Previous Honorees

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Yearsort icon Category Honoree Title Publisher/Airer Site
2005 Photography Los Angeles Times Award for Overall Excellence Los Angeles Times
2004 Book David Von Drehle Triangle Go
2004 Newspaper Nancy Cleeland, Abigail Goldman, Evelyn Iritani and Tyler Marshall The Wal-Mart Effect Los Angeles Times Go
2004 Newspaper David Barstow and Lowell Bergman Dangerous Business New York Times Go
2004 Magazine John Bowe Nobodies The New Yorker
2004 Broadcast Brett Shipp, Mark Smith, and Kraig Kirchem State of Denial WFAA-TV Go
2004 Photography Stanley Greene Open Wound: Chechnya 1994-2003 Trolley
2003 Book Steven R. Weisman The Great Tax Wars Go
2003 Newspaper Ellen Schultz & Theo Francis Valued Employees: Worker Dies, Firm Profits Wall Street Journal
2003 Broadcast Ofra Bikel An Ordinary Crime PBS Frontline Go
2003 Photography Don Bartletti and Sonia Nazario Enrique's Journey Los Angeles Times
2002 Book Diane McWhorter Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, The Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Movement Go
2002 Newspaper David Olinger Seller Beware The Denver Post
2002 Magazine Katherine Boo After Welfare The New Yorker Go
2002 Broadcast Tia Lessin Behind the Labels: Garment Workers on U.S. Saipan Oxygen Network/ Go
2002 Photography Mia Song Poisoned Children: The Legacy of Lead The Star-Ledger
2001 Book Jack Metzgar Striking Steel Go
2001 Newspaper Ellen Schultz selected articles on pension cuts Wall Street Journal
2001 Magazine Dexter Roberts, Aaron Bernstein, Gail Edmondson and team Workers in Bondage; A Life of Fines and Beating Business Week Go
2001 Broadcast Stacy Abramson and Dave Isay Witness to an Execution NPR's All Things Considered Go
2001 Broadcast Belle Adler and Brad White American Dream, American Nightmare A&E Go
2000 Book Katherine S. Newman No Shame in my Game: The Working Poor in the Inner City Go
2000 Newspaper Maya Bell Why Children Kill The Orlando Sentinel
2000 Magazine Barbara Ehrenreich Nickle-and-Dimed Harper's Magazine Go
2000 Broadcast Brian Lamb For television in the public interest C-SPAN