Trevor Aaronson is author of The Terror Factory: Inside the FBI's Manufactured War on Terrorism (Ig Publishing, January 2013). He has written about the FBI for Mother Jones magazine and produced a documentary about informants for Al Jazeera Media Network.
Aaronson co-founded the nonprofit Florida Center for Investigative Reporting and was an investigative reporting fellow at the University of California-Berkeley.
A two-time finalist for the Livingston Awards for journalists under the age of 35, Aaronson has won more than two dozen national and regional awards, including the Molly National Journalism Prize, the international Data Journalism Award, and the John Jay College/Harry Frank Guggenheim Excellence in Criminal Justice Reporting Award.
Aaronson has discussed FBI counterterrorism operations on CBS This Morning, NPR's All Things Considered, C-SPAN's Washington Journal, This American Life, Democracy Now!, MSNBC and Al Jazeera English, among others.