Hot Pics


Photographer Bruce Davidson’s Central Park (New York: Aperture, 1995) portrays the country’s largest urban wonderland as a self-contained world, with its own small successes (a newborn bird) and failures (a homeless man’s search for warmth in the dead of winter).

The Grand Trunk Road (New York: Aperture, 1995) records Raghubir Singh’s vibrant journey along the thoroughfare of India’s populous and politically dominant north. Singh’s “Grand Trunk” images first appeared in Mother Jones (July/Aug. 1994).

Paul Graham’s Empty Heaven (Zurich: Scalo, 1995) juxtaposes some outrageously incongruent images (for example, mushroom clouds with kittens) to create a particularly independent modern portrait of Japan.

FACT:

Mother Jones was founded as a nonprofit in 1976 because we knew corporations and the wealthy wouldn't fund the type of hard-hitting journalism we set out to do.

Today, reader support makes up about two-thirds of our budget, allows us to dig deep on stories that matter, and lets us keep our reporting free for everyone. If you value what you get from Mother Jones, please join us with a tax-deductible donation today so we can keep on doing the type of journalism 2018 demands.