The Mother Jones Podcast

By Mother Jones

Each episode will go deep on a big story you’ll definitely want to hear more about. We’ll share with you our best investigations (think private prisons, electoral skullduggery, Dark Money, and Trump's Russia connections), and informative interviews with our reporters and newsmakers. We're hoping to make your week more informed with the stories that really matter, told by us, the folks you trust for smart, fearless reporting.

  1. 1.
    A Special Summer Announcement from the Podcast Team
    6:21
  2. 2.
    The Insurrection Was a Giant Recruitment Exercise for Extremists
    32:27
  3. 3.
    Doctor, Lawyer, Insurrectionist: The Radicalization of Simone Gold
    36:22
  4. 4.
    Leaked Video: How a Dark Money Group Is Trying to Rig Our Elections
    23:44
  5. 5.
    “We’re Torn Apart”: Inside India’s Worsening COVID Nightmare
    29:14
  6. 6.
    “Queen Sugar” Author Natalie Baszile: Black Farmers Can Help Save the Planet
    28:36
  7. 7.
    The Black Farmer Movement Battling History to Return to the Land
    30:02
  8. 8.
    The Oscar-Nominated Writers of Judas and the Black Messiah Make History
    18:36
  1. 9.
    Derek Chauvin Is Guilty. The Fight for Real Justice Is Far From Over.
    15:45
  2. 10.
    How America's Super-Rich Tax Evaders Are Hurting Everyone
    30:11
  3. 11.
    The Hidden Influence of Lady Bird Johnson
    36:24
  4. 12.
    Hope and Fear: The Dangerous New COVID Phase, Explained
    23:21
  5. 13.
    Stop the COVID Shaming!
    19:36
  6. 14.
    A Post-Trump Guide to Stopping the Lies and Healing Our Politics
    20:14
  7. 15.
    What Happened in Jackson, Mississippi, Was a Catastrophe—and a Warning Sign
    24:10
  8. 16.
    All Hail Pop Queen Selena, Who Showed Us How to Belong
    32:33
  9. 17.
    Stacey Abrams Is Hellbent on Stopping the GOP's "Jim Crow 2.0"
    26:25
  10. 18.
    Roxane Gay Says Cancel Culture Does Not Exist
    18:50
  11. 19.
    The Vaccine Rollout Is Racist. We Can Do Something About That.
    27:30
  12. 20.
    Biden Can't Make Trump's Immigration Cruelty Vanish Overnight
    35:27
  13. 21.
    What the Hell Is “Truth and Reconciliation”, Anyway?
    28:31
  14. 22.
    Impeachment Trial Day One: The Damning Case Against Donald Trump
    24:10
  15. 23.
    Biden Confronts Our Climate Crisis Head On
    22:35
  16. 24.
    Dr. Seema Yasmin Grew Up Believing Conspiracies. Now She Fights Them.
    29:35
  17. 25.
    The Post-Trump Era Is Here: Inside Joe Biden's Historic Inauguration
    23:30
  18. 26.
    Twice Impeached: Trump’s Name Will Live Forever in Shame and Infamy
    18:24
  19. 27.
    Trump's Terror Tactics and America's History of Racist Violence
    26:38
  20. 28.
    I Watched the Capitol Siege Begin. I Was Threatened For Being a Reporter.
    11:19
  21. 29.
    BREAKING: Goodbye, Mitch. Democrats Win the Senate.
    14:02
  22. 30.
    Trump Won't Stop Lying, Extorting, and Cheating, Even If It Kills the GOP
    27:41
  23. 31.
    2020 Needs Its Own History Book. Here’s Our First Draft.
    53:00
  24. 32.
    “He Won’t Get Played:” Biden’s Biographer on Lessons from the Obama White House
    34:50
  25. 33.
    Prayer and Politics: On the Campaign Trail in Georgia with Raphael Warnock
    30:51
  26. 34.
    Georgia’s Runoff Races Are Usually Disasters for Dems. This Time Is Different.
    29:17
  27. 35.
    Will Biden Finally Fix America's Crippling Student Debt Crisis?
    21:52
  28. 36.
    The Safest Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving, According to Science
    32:09
  29. 37.
    Surge Shock: Top Coronavirus Experts Share Fixes for Our Broken System
    30:06
  30. 38.
    Biden Won. Now He Needs to Save the Planet.
    27:50
  31. 39.
    Live Podcast Special: How Biden Banished Trump
    15:24
  32. 40.
    No Clear Outcome. No Clear Rejection of Trump. Now We Wait.
    26:53
  33. 41.
    Staying Sane During America's Coming Constitutional Firestorm
    53:48
  34. 42.
    Live Special: How to Survive Election Night (and Beyond)
    47:45
  35. 43.
    How Biden Can Pull Off the Once-Unthinkable: Win Arizona
    28:53
  36. 44.
    Trump, Guns, and 2020: One Hunting Family Tackles America's Biggest Debates
    31:50
  37. 45.
    Trump’s Biggest Florida Influencer: A Cuban YouTuber with a Pet Monkey
    29:44
  38. 46.
    Trump's Trashy Debate Performance Proved Biden's Point: This Choice Is Stark
    23:59
  39. 47.
    After RBG: Our Fight for Democracy Just Got More Desperate
    32:49
  40. 48.
    CNN's Brian Stelter: Inside the Toxic Trump-Fox Feedback Loop
    34:08
  41. 49.
    Young. Black. Gay. Heading to Congress. Meet the Ascendant Mondaire Jones.
    24:29
  42. 50.
    QAnon Is Infecting Congress. How the Wild Conspiracy Theory Went Mainstream.
    19:44

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