[Wikimedia-l] በዚህ ሳምንት እያስደሰቶት ያለው ምንድን ነው? / What’s making you happy this week? (Week of 20 October 2019)

2019-10-19 Thread Pine W
*Preface* User:Lucas Werkmeister started last week's WMYHTW email thread on Wikimedia-l and I was waiting for an Amharic translation, so I decided to delay this content from the week of 13

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Welcoming Amanda Keton to the Wikimedia Foundation

2019-10-19 Thread Marti Johnson
Welcome, Amanda! Glad you are joining us. Not a playground, but related to kids and play: One of my dear friends, Kathy Wilder, is the ED at Camp Stevens , which serves the San Diego area. She is possibly the kindest human I have ever met, and strongly

[Wikimedia-l] RfC: binding desysop procedure on English Wikipedia

2019-10-19 Thread Aron Manning
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Requests_for_comment/2019_community_sentiment_on_binding_desysop_procedure#Descriptions_of_de-adminship_systems_on_other_projects So far about 60% of the commenters are administrators, which role comes with an inherent and unavoidable conflict-of-interest.

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Diary | Note a event/activities/experiences

2019-10-19 Thread Tulsi Bhagat
Dear Colleagues, Greetings from Nepal! This is Tulsi Bhagat, and I've recently discovered "Wikimedia Diary" < https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Diary>. Let me tell you, Wikimedia Diary is a public memory book (notebook) in which Wikimedians from all over the world are free to write any