Jamilah King

Jamilah King is a race and justice reporter at Mother Jones and hosts the weekly Mother Jones podcast on national politics. Previously, King was a Senior Staff Writer at MIC and serves on the peer review board of the Youth Media Reporter. She also wrote and edited at the daily news website Colorlines.com, at WireTap Magazine, and YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia.

Jamilah has been on WNYC, MSNBC, and other outlets speaking about sports, race, class, fashion, LGBT issues, and journalism.Jamilah King

Race and Justice Reporter, Podcast Host at Mother Jones

Areas of Expertise: Youth, Basketball & Sports, Race,  Politics

Location: New York, NY

Contact Info:

Phone: (415) 755-8043 (cell)
Email: jking@motherjones.com
Twitter: @jamilahking
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Added January 2013.

Last verified January 2021.