Each year the Media Consortium gives out awards for the stories produced by our members that have had the most impact on the public conversation. We are pleased to present our award winners here.

2017: N/A


Texas Observer: Death on Sevenmile Road, by Melissa del Bosque

Mother Jones: The True Cost of Gun Violence in America, by Mark Follman, Julia Lurie, Jaeah Lee, and James West

High Country News: When Our River Turned Orange, by Jonathan Thompson

Earth Island Journal: Teflon’s Toxic Legacy, by Sharon Kelly

The American Prospect: Cecile Richards: Grace Under Fire at Planned Parenthood, by Rachel M. Cohen


Bitch Magazine: It's Time to End the Long History of Feminism Failing Transgender Women by Tina Velasquez

The Nation Institute: Sexual Assault at God's Harvard by Kiera Feldman

The Progressive: Profitship! by Mark Fiore


The American Prospect: The Life and Death of Crystal Wilson by Monica Potts

The Texas Observer: The Horror Every Day by Emily DePrang

Ms. Magazine: Fed Up by Michelle Chen

In These Times: The Wage Theft Epidemic by Spencer Woodman

Orion Magazine: The Science of Citizenship” by Belle Boggs


American Prospect
Berrett-Koehler Books
Mother Jones
Washington Monthly