Steven Brill

Journalist-Entrepreneur; Author, America's Bitter Pill: Money, Politics, Backroom Deals, and the Fight to Fix Our Broken Healthcare System

Steven Brill is an award-winning journalist, author, and founder of Court TV, The American Lawyer and ten related legal periodicals, Brill’s Content, Journalism Online, and The Yale Journalism Initiative. His feature articles have appeared in The New Yorker, New York Times Magazine, TIME, Esquire, New York Magazine, and Harpers. Brill’s 2013 TIME cover story, “Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us,” won the National Magazine Award for Public Service; he expanded the story into a book, America’s Bitter Pill. He is also the author of a 15-part series and podcast published by Huffington Post, “America’s Most Admired Law Breaker,” and an adjunct professor at Yale College.

Videos/Audio of Steven Brill

Education Secretary Arne Duncan discusses the Race to the Top challenge issued by the White House to states. Has it had... See more
The Race to the Top competition among the states instigated an unprecedented season of change in education policy. But... See more
In the United States, a kid drops out of high school every nine seconds. Imagine if they didn't. The documentary... See more
As magazines grow ever thinner, TV networks cut corners, and venerable newspapers lay off hundreds or close completely... See more