Janata is being published in English from Mumbai since 1946. Acharya Narendra Deva, Yusuf
Meheraly, Jayaprakash Narayan, Ram Manohar Lohia, Asoka Mehta and Aruna Asaf Ali were
associated with the journal since its inception. Edatta Narayan, Achyut Patwardhan, Rohit Dave,
S. Natarajan, N.G. Goray, Prem Bhasin, J. D. Sethi, H.K. Paranjape, Madhu Dandavate and
Surendra Mohan have been Janata's editors in the past.
It carries articles by eminent thinkers and activists on political, social and economic problems
facing the country and the world. It brings out three or Four special issues in a year. Apart from
individuals it is regularly subscribed to by a number of libraries, educational institutions, trade
unions and political organizations.