Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing Diff – a blog by and for the Wikimedia volunteer community

2020-07-15 Thread effe iets anders
The editorial team has been the status quo for years. I'd like to see it expanded over time with volunteers, but at this point it would be unfair to look down at this development for that reason. To keep things constructive here: are there specific guidelines or procedures that you would like to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing Diff – a blog by and for the Wikimedia volunteer community

2020-07-15 Thread Yair Rand
I am concerned. Although it is purported to be "by and for the Wikimedia volunteer community", the blog is clearly run by the WMF, the editorial team is made up of WMF staff, the WMF handles moderating, the guidelines were written by the WMF, the blog was created by the WMF without community

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing Diff – a blog by and for the Wikimedia volunteer community

2020-07-15 Thread Andy Mabbett
On Wed, 15 Jul 2020 at 18:50, Chris Koerner wrote: > Diff builds on lessons and experiences from the > Wikimedia Blog, the Wikimedia Foundation News, and Wikimedia Space; > previous posts from these channels are archived on Diff. Based on my involvement with the Blog, I've identified some

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation statement on new Hong Kong security laws

2020-07-15 Thread Sherwin Siy
Dear all: As some of you might already be aware, the Chinese government has recently passed and started implementing a new national security law applicable in Hong Kong which prohibits a broad range of speech and grants wide-ranging surveillance powers to authorities. We are concerned that this

[Wikimedia-l] Introducing Diff – a blog by and for the Wikimedia volunteer community

2020-07-15 Thread Chris Koerner
Hello, Today the Wikimedia Foundation would like to introduce a new community blog. It's called "Diff" (diff.wikimedia.org) and is a blog by – and for – the Wikimedia volunteer community to connect and share learnings, stories, and ideas from across our movement. We'd like to encourage you to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Research Showcase] July 15, 2020: Medical Knowledge on Wikipedia

2020-07-15 Thread Janna Layton
Hi all, this will be starting in about 15 minutes. On Mon, Jul 13, 2020 at 2:20 PM Janna Layton wrote: > Hello all, > > Reminder that this very topical Research Showcase will be happening on > Wednesday. > > On Thu, Jul 9, 2020 at 12:26 PM Janna Layton > wrote: > >> Hi all, >> >> The next

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Clinic en español. jueves, 16 de junio, a las 18 hs UTC

2020-07-15 Thread Asaf Bartov
Estimados y estimadas Wikimedistas, (Les pedimos que compartan este mensaje a todas las personas que consideren que podrían beneficiarse de esta invitación. Puede que no sea parte de los canales más relevantes o grupos). En estos tiempos tan complejos con la pandemia, y la posterior complejidad