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Mom Jones has appointed Sophie Murguia to deputy managing editor and Ruth Murai to analysis editor.


Sophie Murguia
Sophie Murguia

In her new function, Murguia will oversee manufacturing of the bimonthly print journal and edit tales for the journal and web site. Not too long ago, Murguia held the put up of analysis editor. Initially, she was with Mom Jones as an editorial fellow.

Throughout her six months with Pacific Normal Journal, she oversaw all features of the fact-checking and authorized overview course of, and ran the editorial fellowship program. She additionally wrote about immigration, with a deal with inside enforcement and immigration detention.

She served as an assistant editor and tradition editor at Exterior Journal.

Murguia has a bachelor’s diploma from Amherst School and a grasp’s diploma from Columbia College Graduate College of Journalism.


Ruth M.
Ruth Murai

As analysis editor, Murai will handle a workforce fact-checking Mom Jones tales. Not too long ago, she was a senior fellow. She joined Mom Jones in December 2021 as an editorial fellow.

Beforehand, Murai labored for greater than three years at Jane Doe Movies as a part-time analysis assistant after which joined the workers full time as an affiliate producer.

Murai has a B.A. from the College of California, Los Angeles.



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