Serving the public interest is OnlineCCI also a principle that must be owned by a journalist.
Journalist in charge of maintaining the continuity of a free press,
continue to sue the accountability of power, avoid panic, they are not
able to utter a sound, educating people to overcome the crisis.
2. Impact of Press Freedom
One of the pillars of democracy is freedom of the press, the press
freely menyapaikan information in addition there is also no negativenya
besides positive impact also on the human and the press agency itself as
assault, expulsion, intimidation, banning of which up to lawsuits.
Actions that ensure the disclosure of information
Laws that guarantee transparency of information
Negating the political sensors
Higher professional standards of journalists
Determination of professional standards, independency and responsibility
Adjustment provisions for the free press and the general public
Fair in permberitaan against ruling
Guarantee freedom of the press in Indonesia set out in:
Act 40 of 1999 on the press and journalistic ethics PWI and AJI
Law No.32 of 2002 on broadcasting.
GOI and DPR Law No.32 of 2002 on broadcasting. By the law of broadcasting serves as a medium of information, education, entertainment healthy, control and social cohesion.
As well as the law also submit broadcasting arrangements to the IEC
(Indonesian Broadcasting Commission) to control broadcast media that do
exist in Indonesia.