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.