Society of Editors – fighting for media freedom

Keywords: Europe, UK, English, Independent media, freedom of speech, free press, open press, liberal, editors, editing

The Society of Editors works to protect the freedom of the media that is part of the universal right to freedom of expression and champions the importance of a vital news media to a democratic society. A unique safeguard for press and broadcasting freedom, the society’s work is motivated by a desire to promote the public’s right to know and a commitment to high editorial standards and integrity.  It strives to preserve editorial independence.