We’re Still at War: Photo of the Day for June 14, 2011


U.S. Army Spc. Manuel Calderon with 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division provides over-watch security atop a mountain during Operation Gwashta Pass, at Paktika province, Afghanistan, May 25, 2011. The mission provided additional security for a convoy that was traveling in the area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. George N. Hunt/Released)

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 so we can keep on doing the type of journalism that 2018 demands.

Donate Now