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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.
 
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RECENT POSTS
SEPTEMBER 4
"After Tiller" provokes 840 e-mails, almost all critical. The ombudsman doesn't agree, with one exception.
 
AUGUST 28
Pro-life groups launch preemptive strikes at forthcoming POV program about doctors who perform late-term abortions.
 
AUGUST 21
August pledge specials generate heat. Are doctors raising the temperature?
 
AUGUST 15
If the president speaks late, it can be too late for PBS viewers.

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