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Maxwell King

Maxwell King has had a long career in journalism and philanthropy. He spent much of his career as a journalist at the Philadelphia Inquirer, becoming an assistant city editor in 1973 and a city editor a year later. He held a variety of editorial positions before becoming editor of the paper from 1990 to 1998. TIME magazine recognized the Inquirer as one of the top five papers in America under King’s editorship. He served as chair of the Values and Ethics Committee of the American Society of Newspaper Editors and was a founding member of the Committee of Concerned Journalists. Later, he served as the director of the Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media for two years. In 2014, he became chair and CEO of the Pittsburgh Foundation. His book is The Good Neighbor, a biography of Fred Rogers.

"Mr. Rogers Had a Simple Set of Rules for Talking to Children."

"Seven Questions for Max King"

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