What did the legal department have to say about The Wiki Foundation?
Will Ward end up with that one?
Does the executive staff and Board have a position on supporting the
.ia domain name for the Internet Archive, with the provision that
wikiped.ia is assigned to the Foundation in perpetuity?
Thank you very much for managing to put out a statement in a reasonable
timeframe, despite the harsh conditions most of all endure now. I can only
imagine how hard it has been to get to that.
Above all, thank you a lot for the sincerity and for the courage on taking
a blame that I'm
Thanks for working on this response. I thank you and the board for the care
you have shown in this email. The upcoming August meeting is going to be an
important one, as I understand from the email. We will look forward to its
There have been concerns that opinions or voices
As Acting Chair of the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees since March
 I take full responsibility for this situation. I am truly sorry for all
the frustration this whole situation has caused to volunteers, who have
engaged in discussions expressing their concerns, and to the
Truly wonderful. And the underlying tools have been useful even more
widely... thank you for sharing the milestone.
On Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 6:23 AM Michael Peel wrote:
> Hi all,
> We’ve just reached a milestone with the deployment of Wikidata Infoboxes
> in Wikimedia Commons categories:
In line with Asaf's suggestion that discussion stays on-wiki, there
has been initial discussion based on unambiguous example cases of
scientific racism at
As the incidents are on a large number of different non-English
Happy birthday WMF!
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
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> On 21 Jun 2020, at 6:23 PM, Wikimedia Armenia Board
> Dear colleagues,
> On behalf of Wikimedia Armenia, I congratulate all of us on the
> establishment of the Wikimedia
I do not translate but I do care. What I personally do is include data in a
structured manner. I do it for things I more or less care about.. It does
include awards, educated at, employed by, Ottoman history, Africa,
science.. The point in what I do is that much of these structures can be
On Sun, Jun 21, 2020 at 12:24 PM Michael Peel wrote:
> Hi all,
> We’ve just reached a milestone with the deployment of Wikidata Infoboxes in
> Wikimedia Commons categories: there are now over 3 million uses!  These
> infoboxes are completely multilingual, and they automatically expand as
Today I wrote a "swot analysis" . What I want us to achieve is an
increased effectiveness in our aim to share the sum of all knowledge.
What I write is stark. I allow for a situation where Mr Trump remains
president. I contrast on the one hand that room for growth (think audience)
On Mon, Jun 8, 2020 at 6:58 PM Zack McCune wrote:
> Hi GerardM,
> As I mentioned in my earlier message, the process will be multilingual. We
> want to ensure that as many people as possible from across the movement
> have the opportunity to participate, so we are working hard to
There is a proposal initiated by the Wikimedia Foundation to call ourselves
the "Wikipedia Network", "Wikipedia Movement" or simply "Wiki".
I strongly suggest that the Foundation should allocate time & resources
with the Wikimedia community fully involved in *identifying and resolving
We’ve just reached a milestone with the deployment of Wikidata Infoboxes in
Wikimedia Commons categories: there are now over 3 million uses!  These
infoboxes are completely multilingual, and they automatically expand as more
information is added to Wikidata.
(I think enwp has
On behalf of Wikimedia Armenia, I congratulate all of us on the
establishment of the Wikimedia Foundation. It carries out a very important
mission in all corners of the world, ensuring such important activities
that contribute to free knowledge, content creation, and
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