/alma_mater = University of California
New York Post/New York Evening Post (until 1902)
McClure's Magazine (until 1906)
The American Magazine (1906 onward)
/occupation = Muckraker
"Lincoln Joseph Steffens" (April 6, 1866 – August 9, 1936) was a New York reporter who launched a series of articles in McClure's that would later be published together in a book titled The Shame of the Cities. He is remembered for investigating corruption in local government/municipal government in United States/American cities and for his early support for the Soviet Union.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous journalists! More Lincoln Steffens on Wikipedia.