Newspapers Have Your Back
April 25, 2020
By Dean Ridings, CEO, America’s Newspapers
We’re in the midst of a global pandemic, but its impact on America’s communities is local.
First responders are our neighbors helping our neighbors, rushing to addresses just down the street and taking the sick to the nearby hospital. The workers on the front line of this crisis, manning the cash register at supermarkets or delivering takeout from a favorite restaurant with a closed dining area, are folks that we might have gone to school with.
Local newspapers and their journalists are also among the front-line workers dedicated to servin...