Gabriel Arana is a contributing editor at The American Prospect and a contributing writer at Salon. His work has appeared in publications including The New York Times, The Huffington Post, Mic, Salon, The Nation, The American Prospect, The New Republic, The Atlantic, Slate, and The Daily Beast. He has been a guest on television and radio talk shows including MSNBCs Rachel Maddow, CNNs Starting Point with Soledad OBrien, and NPRs Talk of the Nation. Gabriel holds a bachelors degree in linguistics from Yale University. He is a native of Nogales, Arizona and lives in New York City.
2017 Deadline Award from the Society of Professional Journalists for Minority Focus (as editor)
2017 GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Digital Journalism, Multimedia (as editor)
2017 NLGJA Al Neuharth Award for Innovation in Investigative Journalism from NLGJA (as editor)
2014 NLGJA Feature Writing Award, First Place (as writer)
2012 The Media Consortium Impact Award (as writer)
2010 GLAAD Media Award, Best Magazine Article (as writer)