The Organization of News Ombudsmen and Standards Editors will hold its annual conference October 22-25 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Registration is now open.
“Readers of NPR.org will be well served by this move, which will more clearly distinguish news content from pieces that express personal opinions or take sides on an issue.”
— Elizabeth Jensen, NPR Ombudsman
While public editor positions are increasing elsewhere, only a handful of news ombudsmen remain in the United States. A report from the Columbia Journalism Review.
“I am biased of course, but I believe the public editor role works for Toronto Star readers.”
— Kathy English, Public Editor, Toronto Star