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ABOUT THE OMBUDSMAN
As ombudsman, Michael Getler serves as an independent internal critic within PBS. He reviews commentary and criticism from viewers and seeks to ensure that PBS upholds its own standards of editorial integrity. Read More >

SUBMIT YOUR COMMENTS
Have a comment related to the journalistic integrity of PBS content? Send an E-mail to Michael Getler or contact him at 703-739-5290.

The ombudsman does not replace viewers' long-standing ability to contact stations, producers and PBS.
 
If you have a comment related to PBS website design or user experience, please contact the Audience Services team.

RECENT POSTS
JANUARY 21
Frontline manages a valuable look inside the NRA without any help from the NRA.
 
JANUARY 14
Not republishing those Hebdo cartoons is one thing. Failure to explain why is another.
 
JANUARY 7
The ombudsman agrees with some viewer challenges over how two news stories were presented.
 
DECEMBER 23
Changes to popular programs put on hold after producers, and some viewers, complain.

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