NPR Tries to Downgrade Ombudsman Position

Not long after the controversy created when NPR Ombudsman Edward Schumacher-Matos deconstructed the Native Foster Care Series, NPR has attempted to restrict the role of its ombudsman.  While searching for a replacement for Mr. Schumacher-Matos, who would have left anyway as his three-year term was approaching an end, NPR posted a job description for the…