Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Mother Jones is a reader-supported investigative news organization. Founded in 1976, Mother Jones is America’s longest-established investigative news organization. We are independent and are accountable only to our readers. Our mission is to deliver hard-hitting reporting that inspires change and combats “alternative facts.”

Current Exhibitions Supported by Mother Jones

Can American Labor Seize the Moment?

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Emily Warren Roebling Plaza
 coming soon

Unions are popular but facing decades of decline. We asked photographers to document this unique moment for the American worker.

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Archive Exhibitions Supported by Mother Jones

Boss Workers

Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 5
 archive : 2021

American work has gotten increasingly unstable. It’s no wonder an increasing number are drawn to a model of working that gives them back some power. Welcome to worker co-ops—businesses where the workers literally own the place. Now, they are springing up across the nation.

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Archive Sessions and Events Supported by Mother Jones

Oct 72021

Good Work: Worker Co-Operatives And Transformative Labor Photography

Co-operative businesses are returning workers’ power. These photographers have shown both the beauty and the effort of when Americans get to be their own bosses.

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