Does the idea of just that – smart, fearless journalism – appeal to you? Well, such is the promise (and slogan) of Mother Jones magazine. And, if you’ve got a Calgary Public Library card, you’re already a subscriber.
From our e-library, select Science, Technology and Environment. Then, from the list of databases provided, select GREENER. Once GREENER opens, you’ll notice an “advanced search” tab near the top left. Simply type “Mother Jones” and use the drop down menu to indicate that this is the Publication Title. You’ll find the three most recent articles, as well as a list of over 600 earlier ones.
What ype of articles will you find? Check out some of these titles:
Waste: Uncovering the Global Food Scandal
Shock and audit: we dissect the Pentagon's budget so you don't have to.
Paying through the hose: why is wasting water so damn cheap?
Out of mind, out of sight: inside the psychiatric hospitals the world forgot.
Class is the new black: how I had to look beyond race and learn to love equality
America's most dangerous librarians: meet the radical bookworms who fought the Patriot Act--and won
Addmittedly, a lot of the content is American, but the topics are timely, and very interesting. If you're a lover of non-fiction and current events, then be sure to check it out! Mother Jones and a huge variety of other popular and academic publications are available on our e-library.