Jamilah King
Published January 22, 2013
Updated January 11, 2021

Jamilah King is a race and justice reporter at Mother Jones and hosts the weekly Mother Jones podcast on national politics. She also wrote and edited at the daily news website Colorlines.com, 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.

Areas of Expertise: Youth, basketball and sports, race, politics

Location: New York, N.Y.

Email: jking@motherjones.com

Twitter: @jamilahking

Heard on NPR: Tell Me More: Asian American Basketball Leagues About Survival


Is this source outdated? Email us.