Jemele Hill is Joining ‘The Atlantic’ [PHOTO]

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A congratulations is in order for sports analyst Jemele Hill because she officially has a new gig.

The former ESPN host is joining The Atlantic as its new staff writer. In her position, she’ll focus on covering sports, race, and politics both in the print and online versions of the publication.

According to CNN, Hill will also have her own podcast with the publication.

The Atlantic’s EIC, Jeffrey Goldberg, and editor of, Adrienne LaFrance made the official announcement this morning via a press release on their website.