Why isn’t our press more diverse?: Simon Kelner

Former editor, the Independent

It's always been a matter of regret and bemusement to me. The Independent was no better or worse than any other paper. It wasn't for want of trying. I don't know, is the answer. There are certainly no role models, or very few role models.

This article first appeared in the 16 January 2012 issue of the New Statesman, The battle for Britain