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.
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Researchers Say They’ve Uncovered a Massive Facebook Bot Farm from the 2020 Election – Mother Jones
The 14,000-account "political manipulation" network sent posts on Trump, Biden, and COVID.
Doctor, Lawyer, Insurrectionist: The Radicalization of Simone Gold – Mother Jones
"Those who have spent more time educating themselves tend to think they know better than other people.”
He Defended Chauvin and Wouldn’t Call Floyd’s Death a Homicide. Now His Record Is Under Investigation. – Mother Jones
Maryland's former chief medical examiner also put forth the bogus carbon monoxide poisoning theory.
What the Derek Chauvin Trial Tells Us About Police Use of Force – Mother Jones
It's all in the eye of the beholder.
Facebook Let Trump Lie America Into an Insurrection. Will It Stop Other Leaders From Doing Worse? – Mother Jones
The company's advisers weigh rolling back political figures' freedom to sway debate with disinformation and hate.
Report: Facebook Still Struggles to Contain Misinformation – Mother Jones
Despite the company's public commitments, pages pushing post-election violence have grown.
Mississippi’s Governor Rejects Medicaid Expansion for Working-Class Constituents – Mother Jones
The state is passing on roughly $600 million in federal funding to prevent residents from getting Medicaid.
Amazon Has Become a Prime Revolving-Door Destination in Washington – Mother Jones
"Its interests probably transverse the US government more than any other company."
Republicans Are Taking Their Voter Suppression Efforts to New Extremes – Mother Jones
From Georgia to Iowa, Republicans are concocting new ways to suppress Democratic votes.
45 Republican Senators Just Voted to Ditch Trump’s Impeachment Trial – Mother Jones
Will that save the ex-president from conviction?
The Insurrection Was Put Down. The GOP Plan For Minority Rule Marches On – Mother Jones
How Republicans are breaking democracy.
These 10 Billionaires Went All-In Trying to Get Donald Trump Reelected – Mother Jones
Meet the top individual financiers of the "Coup Caucus"
Inside Biden’s $1.9 Trillion Plan to Help Struggling Americans – Mother Jones
Unemployment benefits? Check. Childcare help? Check. Checks? Check.
Senate Democrats Warned Biden Off His Initial Plans for a Small Stimulus – Mother Jones
Chuck Schumer balked at their suggestion of a $1.3 trillion bill.
Professional Bank Will Cut Ties With Trump – Mother Jones
"Professional Bank has decided not to engage in any further business with the Trump Organization."
Nancy Pelosi Outlines Plan to Remove Trump – Mother Jones
“In protecting our Constitution and our Democracy, we will act with urgency, because this President represents an imminent threat to both,”
Trump Enablers Now Condemning the Violence Want You to Forget the Past 4 Years – Mother Jones
But newfound gestures at morality and self-pity aren't enough.
35 Times Capitol Police Arrested More Demonstrators Than the 14 Insurgents Arrested Wednesday – Mother Jones
They have arrested more than 3,600 demonstrators since 2016.
Forget Social Media: Fox News Is Still the Real Problem – Mother Jones
Fox is the cesspool from which our political polarization and 50-50 hatred arise.
Donald Trump Is Now a Terrorist Leader – Mother Jones
The attack on the Capitol is the culmination of Trumpism, and the GOP owns this.
Trump Supporters Spread Chaos to State Capitals – Mother Jones
"What we are witnessing does not reflect the overwhelming will of our great country."
Kelly Loeffler’s Conflict of Interest Is Even Worse Than Reported – Mother Jones
The senator had power over regulators whose work directly affected her own financial interests.
The Books That Got Us Through 2020 – Mother Jones
New titles that captured our attention, and older books we turned to for insight.
What Biden Can Do to Boost the Economy Without Any Help From Congress – Mother Jones
It's less than GOP cooperation would achieve, but it could still make a huge difference.
Georgia Republicans Are Using Fake Claims of Fraud to Make It Harder to Vote – Mother Jones
GOP leaders who have rebutted Trump's falsehoods are still using those claims for voter suppression.
How Kelly Loeffler’s Firm Facilitated an Enron-Like Scandal – Mother Jones
Intercontinental Exchange provided a platform for "excessive speculation" that cost Georgians millions of dollars.
Georgia Didn’t Turn Blue Overnight. Just Ask the State’s Newest Member of Congress Nikema Williams. – Mother Jones
She isn't as well known as Stacey Abrams, but John Lewis' successor represents a different—and formidable—kind of power.
The Supreme Court Just Ditched a Lawsuit That Sought to Overturn Biden’s Decisive Win in Pennsylvania – Mother Jones
The decision is a major blow to Republicans' attempts to alter the outcome of the election.
Runoff Elections in Georgia Are Disasters for Democrats. Here’s Why This Time Is Different. – Mother Jones
Organizing against voter suppression and high turnout in November are giving Democrats hope.
Google Interfered With Workers’ Labor Organizing, According to the NLRB – Mother Jones
The tech giant is found to have interfered with workers' labor rights.
While Kelly Loeffler Opposed New COVID Aid, Her Husband’s Firm Sought to Profit Off the Pandemic – Mother Jones
Intercontinental Exchange made a $11 billion deal because the coronavirus crisis created an opportunity.
Will Trump’s Accusers Finally Get Their Day in Court? – Mother Jones
Will they finally get their day in court?
What Kyle Rittenhouse’s $2 Million Fundraiser Reveals About the Unequal System of Justice in America – Mother Jones
The same day he walked free, a Black mother struggled to raise money to cover her son's funeral costs.
Maricopa County Was the Epicenter of the Anti-Immigrant Movement. It Just Handed Arizona to Biden. – Mother Jones
The onetime home of Joe Arpaio's Tent City jail helped turn the state blue for the first time since 1996.
Republicans Are Laying the Groundwork to Make It Harder to Vote – Mother Jones
They can’t overturn the results of this election. But they could rig the next one.
Trump Posted Election Night Disinformation. Twitter and Facebook Took Different Routes. – Mother Jones
The platforms scramble responding to the president's first unsubstantiated claims about the emerging results.
Uber and Lyft Just Bought Their Way Out of Employing Drivers – Mother Jones
Uber, Lyft, and other gig companies spent over $200 million on Prop 22.
How Biden and Trump Spent Their Election Day Mornings Could Not Be More Different – Mother Jones
Hint: one spent it whining about media coverage and sounding very defeated.
We Asked Finance Experts to Explain Trump’s Odd Business Methods in Scotland. They Were Mystified. – Mother Jones
"You don’t have to sniff the air very long to see there’s something that smells.”
Facebook And Steve Bannon Hacked The Media. And They Won’t Stop. – Mother Jones
Unless we build something better.
Brett Kavanaugh Lays Out a Plan to Help Trump Steal the Election – Mother Jones
A Bush v. Gore 2.0 crisis just became much more likely.