Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia DC Statement on Terms of Use Enforcement

2019-06-30 Thread Lucas Teles
am -, I don't think we should discuss if harassment is good or bad. It is obviously bad. We should discuss the procedure and bring material for a real change. Teles *Lucas Teles* *+55 (71) 99707 6409Steward and Ombudsman for Wikimedia projects. Administrator * *at Portuguese Wikipedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Please welcome the Wikimedia Foundation's new Chief Operating Officer, Janeen Uzzell

2019-02-14 Thread Lucas Teles
Warm welcome from Brazil! (It’s actually hot here) Teles Em qui, 14 de fev de 2019 às 07:57, camelia boban escreveu: > And a very welcome from Rome (Italy) Janeen :-). > > Camelia > > > -- > *Camelia Boban* > > *| Developer |* > *Affiliations Committee Treasurer - **Wikimedia *Foundation >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Lisa Lewin joining Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees

2019-02-02 Thread Lucas Teles
We should definitely rethink our way of saying “welcome”. :) I don’t know if Lisa is on the list, but - if she is - welcome to Wikimedia. We, volunteers, tend to be passionate about projects and complain about almost everything. Most of the time, with good intentions, as I am sure those involved

Re: [Wikimedia-l] ABUSE OF THE SYSTEM

2019-01-08 Thread Lucas Teles
Hello. Contacting stewards by email seem like the proper venue. Please, wait for an answer. Posting it on this list won’t help you and it is out this list’s purpose. I hope you understand. Regards. Teles Em ter, 8 de jan de 2019 às 12:33, 80hnhtv4agou--- via Wikimedia-l <

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Plea from Wikimedia Portugal

2018-10-11 Thread Lucas Teles
I really hope that the reason for de-recognition of any affiliate is not that “the other side expressed a contrary position”. We have seen it in Brazil too, as others already started to link the dots. There where two groups in conflict. Instead of solving the problem, or even declaring itself

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Suspensions of affiliates

2018-09-20 Thread Lucas Teles
The way AffCom deals with certain situations is clearly not transparent enough for the Wikimedia environment. We have a situation in Brazil that remains unsolved and Affcom wouldn’t even follow their own ways of dealing with it. Here is a clearer example:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: First round of Working Group members

2018-07-30 Thread Lucas Teles
What are the steps now? It is clear to me and others that this strategy initiative could not reach new faces, especially those more engaged with editing. Or they were reached, but not selected for some reason. In case it is desired, whoever is in charge of this process should start thinking on

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees appointments and officer positions 2018

2018-07-19 Thread Lucas Teles
Congrats from Brazil. Hope for a community of editors and contributors as diverse as the Board already is. Teles Em qui, 19 de jul de 2018 às 12:34, Christophe Henner escreveu: > And because I can't step down properly, a part of the email was missing, > here is the complete version > > > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] [PRESS RELEASE] Wikimedia Foundation and Kiwix partner to grow offline access to Wikipedia

2018-07-19 Thread Lucas Teles
Those are excellent news! I wonder if there are any plans on working on less rich countries. They usually have less internet access and would benefit from that. Wikipedia Zero has just expired in Angola and I can’t imagine a best way to replace that source of knowledge withou having to deal with

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Status of Wikipedia Zero

2018-06-30 Thread Lucas Teles
this one is from February: > > > > Cheers > Yaroslav > > On Sat, Jun 30, 2018 at 7:35 PM, Lucas Teles wrote: > > > Hello. > > > > On Portuguese Wikipedia Facebook page, I am receiving lots of

[Wikimedia-l] Status of Wikipedia Zero

2018-06-30 Thread Lucas Teles
Hello. On Portuguese Wikipedia Facebook page, I am receiving lots of messages asking if Wikipedia Zero is over. One of them stated that they were told by the internet service provider that WMF has cancelled the program. Do we have any official statement about it? I learnt that WZ would end this

[Wikimedia-l] Portuguese Wikipedia has reached 1 Million articles created

2018-06-27 Thread Lucas Teles
Hello, folks! I am pleased to report that Portuguese Wikipedia reached 1 Million articles created yesterday. [1] Community voted for a commemorative logo and set a sitenotice banner with a statement mentioning the milestone. [2] Thanks to the volunteers and supporters! Links: [1]

Re: [Wikimedia-l] De-recognition of Wikimedia user groups in Brazil

2018-04-08 Thread Lucas Teles
That’s very unexpected. I actually have been trying to talk with WMF plenty of times and waiting and waiting for a word from you. Though you probably received lots of emails from me and others, I don’t think I have a single email from you guys about this in my inbox I have literally implored you

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] New Affiliations Committee appointments

2018-01-24 Thread Lucas Teles
Congratulations to the approved ones and thanks Galio for so many years of work! Teles Em qua, 24 de jan de 2018 às 13:04, Bijay chaurasia <> escreveu: > Congratulations. > Regards > Bijay > > On 24 Jan 2018 8:59 a.m., "Rémy Gerbet" wrote: >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Education] non-technical community wish: Invitational essay authorship contest

2017-11-21 Thread Lucas Teles
Maybe you should first discuss any contest like this with community and then come with a suitable idea. Your willingness to invest on this is something valuable and should be used on a project that fits with WMF goals. Teles Em ter, 21 de nov de 2017 às 14:19, Tighe Flanagan

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Affiliation Committe candidates - participation required

2017-09-08 Thread Lucas Teles
> What is the deadline for voting, Lucas? I would like to include it in the > community digest on the Wikimedia blog. > > Samir Elsharbaty > Communications|Wikimedia Foundation > > > On Tue, Aug 22, 2017 at 1:08 AM, Lucas Teles <> wrote: > >>

[Wikimedia-l] Affiliation Committe candidates - participation required

2017-08-21 Thread Lucas Teles
Hi. This message is only to advertise the ongoing candidacies for the new affiliation committee members. Everyone is invited to participate with questions and to support or not any candidate in this page: I am posting

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Affiliates] Chapter De-Recognition: Wikimedia Philippines

2017-04-25 Thread Lucas Teles
For a long time, we saw a few chapters with too little or no activity in the movement and their recognition was kept in spite of it. I saw that and it bothered me a little but not so much so I didn't say something about it. Last year, AffCom started to do what it have to be done (better late than

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Blocks of new accounts in Angola?

2017-03-03 Thread Lucas Teles
They were probably caught on this range block: *Lucas Teles* *+55 (71) 99707 6409Steward at Wikimedia Foundation. Administrator * *at Portuguese Wikipedia and Wikimedia Commons.*- Member of Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2015 - 2016 Fundraising Report just published

2016-09-30 Thread Lucas Teles
Wow... the increasing donation on Latin America is really impressive! Is there any specific country that helped more on that? Teles Em sexta-feira, 30 de setembro de 2016, Samuel Patton escreveu: > Hi all, > > My name is Sam and I'm part of the online fundraising team.

[Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero mass effect on Wikimedia projects

2016-03-21 Thread Lucas Teles
WereSpielChequers, the different varieties of Portuguese is not the problem here. It actually hasn't been a problem for a while. :))) James and Adele, I am sincerely happy to know that WMF is not only aware of it but also applying and thinking about measures to solve the problem. Maybe opening

[Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero mass effect on Wikimedia projects

2016-03-19 Thread Lucas Teles
tle=Usu%C3%A1rio_Discuss%C3%A3o:Darwinius=prev=45095087 *Lucas Teles* *+55 (71) 98290 7553Steward at Wikimedia Foundation. Administrator * *at Portuguese Wikipedia and Wikimedia Commons.*- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines

Re: [Wikimedia-l] I am going to San Francisco

2016-02-27 Thread Lucas Teles
With all due respect to Lila's work, but IIRC before she started working for Foundation, it was said that the technology background was very important, but communication could be a problem. That may have been disregarded because the choice was already made or because volunteers complain about

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Superprotect's first birthday

2015-08-12 Thread Lucas Teles
... which is very contrasting. That maybe wouldn't disallow its creation, but just enforces a better procedure and more talking. Regards. *Lucas Teles* *Steward at Wikimedia Foundation. Administrator * *at Portuguese Wikipedia and Wikimedia Commons.*Visit my blog: http

Re: [Wikimedia-l] User Group Brazil Activities Report

2015-02-25 Thread Lucas Teles
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[Wikimedia-l] What community initiatives have made an impact on editor engagement?

2013-07-30 Thread Lucas Teles
Thankfully, this change was thought to be temporary. I wonder though how many fundamental violations is removing such an important feature without warning community. As mentioned on Erik's comment above, that was suddenly changed without any warning and preparation. Not providing proper

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Russian Wikipedia goes on strike

2012-07-09 Thread Lucas Teles
Btw, the project should be (at least) visible for stewards. I was trying to check edits done by an account [1] that may be a spambot, but I couldn't. As the edit on is the only one, despite account is registered in other projects, it would help to have an idea on what kind of account