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Mother Jones is an American magazine that focuses on news, commentary, and investigative reporting on topics including politics, the environment, human rights, health and culture. Its political inclination is variously described as either liberal or progressive.

The magazine was named after Mary Harris Jones, known as Mother Jones, an Irish-American trade union activist, socialist advocate, and ardent opponent of child labor.
motherjones.com Oct 21, 2020, Wednesday
Facebook Manipulated the News You See to Appease Republicans, Insiders Say – Mother Jones
Sources tell us the platform tweaked its code to help right-wing publishers and throttle sites like Mother Jones
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motherjones.com Oct 21, 2020, Wednesday
Barrett’s Confirmation Could Erode Americans’ Financial Protections for a Generation – Mother Jones
A 6–3 conservative Supreme Court majority will mean decades of pro-business rulings.
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motherjones.com Oct 20, 2020, Tuesday
Supreme Court Hints at a Bush v. Gore Redux, With Barrett Breaking the Tie – Mother Jones
The court delivered a tentative win for Pennsylvania voters, along with a bad omen for the future of voting rights.
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motherjones.com Oct 16, 2020, Friday
Now We Know Facebook Made Changes to Show You Less News From Mother Jones – Mother Jones
We knew, but now we know.
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motherjones.com Oct 14, 2020, Wednesday
Why Coroners Often Blame Police Killings on a Made-Up Medical Condition – Mother Jones
An interview with Harvard health researcher Justin Feldman.
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motherjones.com Oct 11, 2020, Sunday
Trump Wants a Repeat of Bush v. Gore. Amy Coney Barrett Might Make It Happen. – Mother Jones
In 2000, when the GOP liked mail-in ballots, she defended them. Now she could strike them down.
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motherjones.com Oct 08, 2020, Thursday
Bernie Sanders Is Working to Turn Out Young Voters—Even If Biden Keeps Bashing Socialism – Mother Jones
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motherjones.com Oct 07, 2020, Wednesday
Meet the YouTube Star Who’s Pushing a Generation of Florida’s Cuban Voters to Trump – Mother Jones
He voted for Clinton in 2016. Now his fans could be Trump's most important new base.
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motherjones.com Oct 05, 2020, Monday
29 Ways Trump and the GOP Are Making It Harder to Vote – Mother Jones
Republicans are doing all they can to preserve their power at the expense of the democratic process.
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motherjones.com Oct 03, 2020, Saturday
More Than 1,500 Alums From Barrett’s College “Firmly And Passionately” Oppose Her SCOTUS Nomination – Mother Jones
They say she falls short when it comes to truth, loyalty, and service.
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motherjones.com Oct 02, 2020, Friday
Breonna Taylor Grand Jury Recordings Released – Mother Jones
The conduct of Kentucky's Attorney General Daniel Cameron is at issue.
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motherjones.com Oct 01, 2020, Thursday
A Real Estate Firm Co-Owned By Jared Kushner Is Looking To Profit From The Pandemic – Mother Jones
A conflict of interest for Trump’s son-in-law?
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motherjones.com Sep 29, 2020, Tuesday
Biden Disinformation Is Ripping Across Facebook The Same Day It Brushed Him Off – Mother Jones
Republicans complain, too, Facebook says nonsensically.
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motherjones.com Sep 24, 2020, Thursday
Facebook Groups Sent Armed Vigilantes To Kenosha. Your Polling Place Could Be Next. – Mother Jones
If the election turns chaotic, expect the platform to aid the spread of violent threats and dangerous information.
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motherjones.com Sep 23, 2020, Wednesday
The Terrifying Story Of How QAnon Infiltrated Moms’ Groups – Mother Jones
Plandemic, #savethechildren, and conspiracy thinking in Facebook and Instagram parent communities.
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motherjones.com Sep 20, 2020, Sunday
Pelosi Refuses To Rule Out Impeachment To Delay Supreme Court Confirmation – Mother Jones
"Protecting our democracy requires us to use every arrow in our quiver."
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motherjones.com Sep 20, 2020, Sunday
Lisa Murkowski Just Announced She Won’t Vote To Confirm A Supreme Court Nominee Before Election Day – Mother Jones
“Sadly, what was then a hypothetical is now our reality, but my position has not changed."
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motherjones.com Sep 18, 2020, Friday
To Honor Ginsburg, Democrats Have One Choice: Go Nuclear – Mother Jones
They will have to bring a bazooka to the GOP's gun fight.
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motherjones.com Sep 17, 2020, Thursday
Biden Volunteers Are Encountering A Shocking Number Of Voters Pushing An Unhinged Smear – Mother Jones
“I send out 500 texts in a pop and maybe it’ll come up five to seven times.”
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motherjones.com Sep 14, 2020, Monday
The Kenosha Journalist Who Became A Front-Page Story – Mother Jones
Daniel Thompson explains why he resigned, what's next, and how the two are connected.
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motherjones.com Aug 31, 2020, Monday
How The Media-Fueled Rise Of The KKK Explains The White Vigilantes In Kenosha – Mother Jones
This is not the first time politicians stoked violence from aggrieved whites.
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motherjones.com Aug 29, 2020, Saturday
Here’s How Kenosha Cops Will Try To Get Away With Nearly Murdering Jacob Blake – Mother Jones
The police union released its version of events. In a more humane world, it'd be a confession.
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motherjones.com Aug 28, 2020, Friday
Do The Men Running The Post Office Have Conflicts Of Interest? Elizabeth Warren Wants To Find Out. – Mother Jones
Members of the mail service's board of governors have declined to release their financial disclosure forms.
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motherjones.com Aug 26, 2020, Wednesday
The Memeable Mr. Markey – Mother Jones
How a pandemic and the online left tilted the scales in an epic primary fight.
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motherjones.com Aug 26, 2020, Wednesday
What Conservatives Really Mean When They Call For Law And Order – Mother Jones
Hint, it has nothing to do with white vigilantes.
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motherjones.com Aug 25, 2020, Tuesday
New York’s AG Is Investigating One Of The Biggest Mysteries On Trump’s Balance Sheet – Mother Jones
Will Letitia James get to the bottom of a puzzling debt Trump claims to owe himself?
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motherjones.com Aug 24, 2020, Monday
She’s Taking The Virus Seriously. Her Neighbors Think It’s A Hoax. – Mother Jones
One Georgia parent's increasingly alienating experience of living in Paulding County.
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motherjones.com Aug 22, 2020, Saturday
The Democratic Platform Backtracked On Fossil Fuels. Climate Activists Are Upset. – Mother Jones
"This platform is a step backwards, and we deserve better."
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motherjones.com Aug 20, 2020, Thursday
The Summer QAnon Went Mainstream – Mother Jones
Trump and other Republicans' new embrace of the conspiracy follows unprecedented growth in unexpected quarters.
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motherjones.com Aug 19, 2020, Wednesday
“The Post Office Has Always Been Political” – Mother Jones
Fights over the mail aren’t new—but there’s never been one quite like this.
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motherjones.com Aug 18, 2020, Tuesday
GOP Congressman Dana Rohrabacher Received “Sensitive Documents” From Russian Officials In 2016 – Mother Jones
Former Rep. Dana Rohrabacher met with Russian involved in "targeting elections," Senate committee finds.
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motherjones.com Aug 18, 2020, Tuesday
A Senate Intelligence Committee Report Reveals Damning New Information About Trump’s Russia Ties – Mother Jones
Its three-year probe links Paul Manafort to Russian intelligence and finds Trump’s campaign helped Vladimir Putin’s 2016 attack.
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motherjones.com Aug 17, 2020, Monday
Trump-Appointed Judges Are Already Handing Huge Wins To The NRA – Mother Jones
An influx of right-wing judges with extreme views on the Second Amendment.
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motherjones.com Aug 14, 2020, Friday
Michigan’s Postal Workers Say The Fix Is In – Mother Jones
As Trump's Postmaster General pushes cuts, union leaders warn "there's no other explanation" aside from vote suppression.
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motherjones.com Samantha Michaels Aug 13, 2020, Thursday
The Infuriating History Of Why Police Unions Have So Much Power – Mother Jones
The uprisings of 2020 might have finally cracked their invulnerability.
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motherjones.com Aug 13, 2020, Thursday
As Biden Promises To Rein In Private Prisons, They’re Throwing Money At Republicans – Mother Jones
And ICE is signing 10-year prison contracts that will outlast Trump.
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motherjones.com Aug 11, 2020, Tuesday
Meet The Company That Writes The Policies That Protect Cops – Mother Jones
Lexipol says its policies keep police departments out of trouble. Critics say they let violent cops off the hook.
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motherjones.com Aug 11, 2020, Tuesday
The Secret To Understanding Kamala Harris – Mother Jones(2018-01-08)
And why it's making her a flash point in the Democratic Party.
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motherjones.com Aug 11, 2020, Tuesday
The White House–Kodak Controversy Has A New Angle: A Billionaire’s Huge Stock Gift To A Synagogue – Mother Jones
Why did investor George Karfunkel donate shares worth up to $180 million to a little-known congregation?
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motherjones.com Aug 08, 2020, Saturday
Donald Trump Is Running For Reelection—and You’re Paying For It – Mother Jones
The president's Saturday press conference was a campaign event from every angle.
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motherjones.com Aug 07, 2020, Friday
Remember When People Thought The June Medical SCOTUS Ruling Was A Win For Abortion Rights? Think Again. – Mother Jones
Well shit, Arkansas.
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motherjones.com Aug 06, 2020, Thursday
A New Study Undercuts A Core GOP Argument In The Stimulus Negotiations – Mother Jones
Republicans say people were earning more from unemployment than from their jobs. New research disagrees.
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