Mother Jones spent decades as the “counter-culture dowager” competing against muscular magazines like Time and U.S. News. But now Mother Jones is being touted as a potential model for nationwide publications — its nonprofit business plan and investigative editorial mission are helping it to survive the downturn better than most. We talk with the magazine’s Washington bureau chief about the future of journalism and the state of politics in the Obama era.


  • David Corn Washington Bureau Chief for Mother Jones; and blogger for

Related Links

Topics + Tags


comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour — March 16, 2018

Friday, Mar 16 2018Maryland Senator Ben Cardin joins us to talk about the youth movement against gun violence, Russian sanctions, and more. D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh shares her thoughts on relief for high water bills and news that D.C. Public Schools is taking over an all girls charter school.