Ombudsman's Report: October 2005

Highlights

  • 4,114 emails received since May 2005

E-mail by subject

Ombudsman's Web site column 804
Bias (left/right) 22
Corrections to programs 73
CPB/Tomlinson 270
General information (tapes, transcripts, sources) 50
Hoaxes 5
Story ideas/commentaries 261
Ombudsman's inquiries 65
Legal (permissions, ref. to General Counsel) 26
NPR/hosts/program comments 1060
Flintoff 573
Katrina 203
Online 55
Politics
"NPR is too leftwing" 196
"NPR is too rightwing" 366
Station Issues 51
Underwriting/funding 20
Wal-Mart 13
   

Jeffrey Dvorkin
Office of the Ombudsman
Oct. 21, 2005