Awards & recognition

2017

* = shared awards and recognitionMother Jones receives the National Magazine Award for Magazine of the Year*

Edited Shane Bauer’s “My Four Months as a Private Prison Guard,” winner of several awards including a National Magazine Award for reporting. A multimedia package that accompanied the article was nominated for a News and Documentary Emmy Award in the Outstanding New Approaches: Current News category.*

2015

“The NRA’s Murder Mystery” won SPJ NorCal’s James Madison Freedom of Information Award and the Association for Women in Communications’ Clarion Award. It was a finalist for the Online News Association’s Online Journalism Award and a finalist for a Hillman Prize.

2013

Mother Jones received the Park Center for Independent Media’s Izzy Award for “some of the best and most accessible coverage of ‘dark money’.”*

2012

Mother Jones“Terrorists for the FBI” package won a Data Journalism Award for data-driven investigation.*

2010

Mother Jones received a National Magazine Award for general excellence.*

2008

Mother Jones received a National Magazine Award for general excellence.*

2003

“Jesse’s Heroes” received first place in the Society of Professional Journalists’ Mark of Excellence award in feature writing.

B-Side Radio won the National Federation of Community Broadcasters’ Silver Reel for pre-produced local public affairs programming.*

2001

Received the I.F. Stone Award for investigative reporting at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.