I really want to thank the Wikimedia foundation and Katherine Maher for taking 
such a clear position on this matter. 

Kind ragards, 

Natacha Rault / Nattes à chat
> Le 2 févr. 2017 à 07:48, Bill Takatoshi <billtakato...@gmail.com> a écrit :
> 
> On Thu, Feb 2, 2017 at 1:02 AM, Michael Peel <em...@mikepeel.net> wrote:
>> Have you seen Katherine's statement at:
>> https://blog.wikimedia.org/2017/01/30/knowledge-knows-no-boundaries/
> 
> That statement is well worth reading. It says,
> 
> "we believe in a world that encourages and protects the open exchange
> of ideas and information, community and culture; where people of every
> country, language, and culture can freely collaborate without
> restriction"
> 
> "we will continue to stand up for our values of open discourse"
> 
> +1
> 
> The charter of this mailing list says "potential new Wikimedia
> projects and initiatives" are on topic here. There are no exceptions
> given.
> 
> If some participants want to restrict what other participants can say
> because their ideas are political, or don't conform closely enough to
> what Wikimedia is already doing, or are repetitive, or annoying, or
> opposed to somebody else's politics, then a new mailing list should be
> created, Wikimedia-l-restricted, where the forbidden topics can be
> specified clearly and without ambiguity, and all of the people who
> want to restrict what other people can say can enjoy restricting each
> other.
> 
> Good luck with that.
> 
> The complaints about messages complaining about recent political
> events FAR MORE ANNOYING AND FAR MORE INAPPROPRIATE than the
> complaints about recent political events.
> 
> -Will
> 
> _______________________________________________
> Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: 
> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines
> New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
> Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, 
> <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>


_______________________________________________
Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: 
https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines
New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org
Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, 
<mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>

Reply via email to