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The Hillman Prize Previous Honorees

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Yearsort icon Category Honoree Title Publisher/Airer Site
1998 Book Taylor Branch Pillar of Fire Go
1998 Newspaper Jerry Mitchell The Preacher and the Klansman& other investigative reporting on the KKK The Clarion-Ledger
1998 Magazine Donald Barlett & James Steele What Corporate Welfare Costs You Time Magazine
1997 Book Robert Kuttner Everything for Sale Go
1997 Newspaper Jason DeParle Learning Poverty Firsthand& other stories of welfare reform The New York Times
1997 Magazine William Finnegan The Unwanted The New Yorker
1997 Broadcast Ed Bradley Town Under Siege Ed Bradley on Assignment, CBS News
1996 Book William Julius Wilson When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor Go
1996 Newspaper Rita Giordano & Alfred Lubrano Passyunk Homes: Welfare The Philadelphia Inquirer
1996 Magazine Charles Bowden While You We re Sleeping Harper's Magazine
1996 Broadcast Grace Kahng & Stone Phillips Toy Story Dateline, NBC
1996 Broadcast David Isay, LeAlan Jones, Lloyd Newman Remorse: The 14 Stories of Eric Morse NPR's All Things Considered 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
1995 Newspaper Chris Kelley for the series Whither the Cities? The Dallas Morning News
1995 Magazine Eric Schlosser In the Strawberry Fields The Atlantic Monthly
1995 Broadcast Hedrick Smith Across the River WETA-TV
1994 Book James Traub City on a Hill: Testing the American D ream at City College Go
1994 Newspaper Jim Morris for the series Worked to Death Houston Chronicle
1994 Magazine Aaron Bernstein Inequality andWhy America Needs Unions Business Week
1994 Broadcast Andrew Tkach Of Human Bondage: Slavery Today ABC News, "Turning Point"
1993 Book William Chafe Never Stop Running: Allard Lowenstein and the Struggle to Save American Liberalism Go
1993 Newspaper Eileen Welsome for the series The Plutonium Experiment The Albuquerque Tribune
1993 Magazine Team: Eric Bates, Adam Feuerstein, Mike Hudson, Rita Henley Jensen, and Barry Yeoman Poverty, Inc. Southern Exposure
1993 Broadcast Ofra Bikel Innocence Lost: The Verdict, FRONTLINE, WGBH-TV Go