Markkula Center for Applied Ethics - Better Choices

Getting the Facts Straight

Steve Katz

Steve Katz, publisher of Mother Jones

Steve Katz joined Mother Jones in 2003 and became its publisher in 2010. He manages Mother Jones’ hybrid business model, which includes a diverse mix of earned and philanthropic revenue. He discussed Mother Jones’ work in the area of mass shootings, in particular building a database to track the shootings and provide data that the government has not been able to. The data is being used by academic researchers and others who want to explore mass shootings.

Nov 13, 2014