Mother Jones (magazine)

American progressive magazine

Mother Jones (abbreviated MoJo) is an American magazine about news, commentary, and investigative reporting on topics such as politics, the environment, human rights, health and culture. Its political views are liberal or progressive.[2][3] Clara Jeffery is the editor-in-chief of the magazine. Steve Katz has been the publisher since 2010; Monika Bauerlein has been the CEO since 2015.[4][5][6] Mother Jones is published by The Foundation for National Progress.[7]

Mother Jones
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May/June 2010 cover
Editor-in-ChiefClara Jeffery
CategoriesPolitics
FrequencyBi-monthly
Total circulation
(2012)
203,251[1]
First issueFebruary 1976; 46 years ago (1976-02)
CompanyFoundation for National Progress
CountryUnited States
Based inSan Francisco, California, U.S.
LanguageEnglish
Websitewww.motherjones.com
ISSN0362-8841

The magazine was named after Mary Harris Jones, also called Mother Jones, who was an Irish-American trade union activist, socialist advocate, and an opponent of child labor.[8]

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  1. "eCirc for Consumer Magazines". Archived from the original on October 25, 2012. Retrieved 2011-11-30.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  2. Roth, Zachary (3 October 2007). "Mother Jones Lures David Corn From The Nation". Observer. Retrieved 27 October 2018.
  3. Dagnes, Alison (2019). "Negative Objectives: The Right-Wing Media Circle and Everyone Else". In Dagnes, Alison (ed.). Super Mad at Everything All the Time. Super Mad at Everything All the Time: Political Media and Our National Anger. Springer International Publishing. p. 178. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-06131-9_5. ISBN 9783030061319. S2CID 156032120.
  4. "Here Are The 5 Most Liberal And Conservative Media Twitter Feeds". Business Insider. Retrieved 2016-09-10.
  5. "Mother Jones Lures David Corn From The Nation". The New York Observer. 2007-10-03. Retrieved 2016-09-10.
  6. "Mother Jones names Monika Bauerlein Chief Executive Officer; Clara Jeffery, Editor-in-Chief". Mother Jones. Archived from the original on 2015-05-14. Retrieved 2015-05-16.
  7. Jones, Mother (November 1992). "Mother Jones Magazine". Mother Jones: 3. ISSN 0362-8841. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  8. ""Mother" Mary Harris Jones biography". Archived from the original on 2011-08-12. Retrieved 2011-08-06.

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