Trevor Aaronson is an American journalist . He is the executive director of the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting  and author of The Terror Factory: Inside the FBI’s War on Terrorism Manufactured . He is a 2015 TED Fellow.  Aaronson has won the Molly National Journalism Prize,  the Data Journalism Award and the John Jay College / Harry Frank Guggenheim Excellence in Criminal Justice Reporting Award. 
- The Terror Factory: Inside the FBI’s War on Terrorism Manufactured , Ig Publishing, 2013. ISBN 978-1935439615
- Jump up^ “Trevor Aaronson named FCIR executive director” . Washington Examiner . Associated Press. 2014-09-25.
- Jump up^ “Meet the 2015 class of TED Fellows and Senior Fellows” . TED.com . January 17, 2014.
- Jump up^ “Paul Krugman Keynotes and Trevor Aaronson Profit Top Award at The 2012 MOLLY National Journalism Prize Dinner” . Texas Observer. June 8, 2012.
- Jump up^ “Mother Jones Wins International Data Journalism Award for FBI Terrorism Informant Database” . Mother Jones. May 31, 2012.
- Jump up^ “Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and Mother Jones Magazine Win 2012 John Jay College / HF Guggenheim Excellence in Criminal Justice Reporting Awards” . John Jay College. January 17, 2012. Archived from the original on 2012-01-20.