Gabriel Popkin '03

A LIFELINE FOR LOCAL JOURNALISM, BY GABRIEL POPKIN ’03

At the Lenfest Institute CEO Jim Friedlich ’79, P’17 nurtures smaller newsrooms for the larger good of our democracy. When I was growing up in Lexington, Kentucky, waaaaay back in the 1980s, there was no Facebook and no Twitter. There were no websites. Instead, there was the Lexington Herald-Leader. It arrived at our door every…