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Amy Coney Barrett Is the Least Experienced Supreme Court Nominee in 30 years – Mother Jones

@morningmoneyben  and that was not also to diminish the nyt work here + wapo and wsj and mother jones and others. We all started five years with Trump finances as a giant black box. And it's now a smaller black box.

"You guys were one of the outlets who got singled out to balance the ledger." That's what a former Facebook employee told us after we started digging into recent news that the platform was throttling traffic to certain publishers, including Mother Jones.

Facebook ran experiments on an algorithm change in January 2018 and when it hurt traffic to right-wing opinion sites, they retooled it to shift harm to progressive *news* sites like Mother Jones.

TODAY: Join Mother Jones’ @kieraevebutler  at 6 PM ET for a live conversation with "Totally Under Control" filmmaker @ArmOfeli  and @MarkedByCovid  activists Kristin Urquiza and Fiana Tulip. It's free! Watch here:

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"Allow us to pause briefly while we scream out of the window." Sources tell Mother Jones' @MonikaBauerlein  and @ClaraJeffery  that Facebook tweaked its code to help right-wing publishers and throttle sites like Mother Jones.

An avid sports fan, Kenneth Jones enjoyed his teams with an Italian beef sandwich or a big bowl of chili — preferably his mother’s recipe served with a sleeve of saltines. He died of COVID-19 at 60. #IowaMourns 

Join Mother Jones@kieraevebutler  on Thursday, Oct. 22 at 6 PM ET for a live conversation with "Totally Under Control" filmmaker @ArmOfeli  and @MarkedByCovid  activists Kristin Urquiza and Fiana Tulip. It's free!

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Former Facebook employees describe tests of News Feed algorithm changes and their impact on left- and right-leaning news sites, with tweaks to favor the right (Mother Jones)

Former Facebook employees describe tests of News Feed algorithm changes and their impact on left- and right-leaning news sites, with tweaks to favor the right (Mother Jones)

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@ClaraJeffery  and I dug into what exactly is behind reports that Facebook tweaked its algorithm to improve results for conservative publishers and make them worse for Mother Jones. And... wow.

EXCLUSIVE: Mother Jones reveals video deposition of Trump in Trump University fraud case. Watch Trump on the defensive, saying he cannot recall boasting he had the best memory in the world and claiming false statements are not "false."

SCOOP: Donald Trump’s lawyer demanded that Mother Jones destroy this video. Here it is.

In an interview with Mother Jones, @SenWarren  recounts how she pressed John Bolton and the Trump NSC in May 2018 on the White House's preparedness for a global pandemic--and got no answers or action. Please read, RT, and share.

The death certificate for Stephen Miller's grandmother—which her son shared with Mother Jones—lists her cause of death as “respiratory arrest” resulting from “COVID-19.” The White House though is denying Glosser died of COVID-19. Incredible.

NEW: The attorney for Ahmaud Arbery’s mother, S. Lee Merritt, tells me that Wanda Cooper-Jones is relieved but exhausted. “She was relieved that these men were arrested and she said we had a long road ahead and that she needed to rest," he said, adding that she is "heartbroken."

NPR reviews new Glenn Simpson book. Says Steele dossier 'found its way to news organizations.' Why obscure what happened? In fact, Steele personally briefed dossier info to NYT WP CNN YAHOO New mother jones'>Yorker Mother Jones *before* 2016 election.

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Gregory McMichael & his son Travis McMichael gunned down Ahmaud Arbery, 25, on his daily jog in Brunswick, GA. His mother Wanda Jones said “He was hunted down like an animal and killed.” Call the Glynn County Police Dept & demand their arrest: (912)-554-7800 #JusticeForAhmaud 

Mother Jones, crazy-as-hell leftists, in meltdown when a simple question is asked about NPR.  Why are we still finding it despite countless numbers of stations?  Answer: it spews Mother Jones-like views.

Before Trump made it the wrong thing to say, from Mother Jones: 'A Century of Fire Suppression Is Why California Is in Flames.'

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