About

Kiera Butler is a senior editor at Mother Jones. In addition to editing much of the magazine’s science and environment coverage, she writes stories about public health and misinformation. Most recently, Kiera has directed the magazine’s coverage of the coronavirus pandemic. She also serves as a cohost of Mother JonesBite podcast. Kiera’s work has appeared in outlets including The Atlantic, Wired, and Columbia Journalism Review, and her work has been anthologized in Best American Technology Writing.