Restoring Faith in Journalism

Journalists have been feeling under siege of late. Public trust is eroding. The business is in constant flux. Even for those of you not in the business, reading this will restore your faith in the value of the profession and its practitioners. Meg Dalton has written a profile in the Columbia Journalism Review of David Perlman, a 98 year-old science writer at the San Francisco Chronicle who is retiring - a wonder of science all on his own.