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Mother Jones
Mother Jones Logo 2019.svg
May/June 2010 cover
Editor-in-Chief Clara Jeffery
Categories Politics
Frequency Bi-monthly
Total circulation
First issue February 1976; 46 years ago (1976-02)
Company Foundation for National Progress
Country United States
Based in San Francisco, California, U.S.
Language English
ISSN 0362-8841

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. 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. Mother Jones is published by The Foundation for National Progress.

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.

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