Re: [Wikimedia-l] Snøhetta and Wikimedia

2020-02-01 Thread Pine W
Hello, I have waited to return to this thread until I could clear enough space in my mind to try to address it thoroughly. Apologies for the delay. I will try to address multiple topics in one email. I think that the Wikipedia brand is, in a way, the brand of the community. WMF is the steward of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement of the 2020 Ombuds Commission

2020-02-01 Thread Pine W
Hello Aron, First, a few disclaimers. I don't speak for Karen or the Ombuds, but I've briefly looked at your case. I don't have access to the information that ENWP Arbcom has, and I generally assume that ENWP Arbcom is competent and acts in good faith. In general, there is a problem with

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement of the 2020 Ombuds Commission

2020-02-01 Thread Aron Manning
On Wed, 29 Jan 2020 at 23:10, Karen Brown wrote: > Hello, everyone. > > I'm writing with information about the Ombudsman Commission (OC), the small > group of volunteers who investigate complaints about violations of the > privacy policy, and in particular concerning the use of CheckUser and >

[Wikimedia-l] WikiWomenCamp 2020 Community Engagement Survey-2

2020-02-01 Thread Dr. Manavpreet Kaur
Dear Wikimedians, I am writing to invite all women (by gender or sex) to participate in the *Community Engagement Survey-2* ( for WikiWomenCamp2020. The intention of this survey is to identify the respondent's interests and preferences in order to plan the

[Wikimedia-l] Books & Bytes – Issue 37, Novmeber – December 2019

2020-02-01 Thread UY Scuti
*Books & Bytes – Issue 37, Novmeber – December 2019* Highlights: - #1Lib1Ref - Wikimedia and Libraries User Group Read the full newsletter at For more updates, follow us on Twitter