Mother Jones Offers Free Content to AAN Papers

april 15, 2005  12:28 pm
The independent nonprofit magazine's gratis offer includes a recurring graphically-oriented feature called Exhibit, which presents an intriguing array of statistics on different subjects each issue. The current piece, from the magazine's March/April issue, is This New House, which overlays a series of factoids about the environmental and social footprint of huge suburban homes on a cutaway illustration of a McMansion. (The only charge for this particular piece is a $50 or $75 illustrator's fee.) For an example of how one AAN paper used the piece, see the City Newspaper story, "Supersizing the American Home," which is featured this week on For more details on the program, contact Richard Reynolds at