I think that the moderation level on the email-list is also to high. I send in a topic twice (same topic) and both times it was rejected by the moderators.
This while the question was regarding Wikimedia and in English. Luna Sent from my iPhone > On 7 Nov 2018, at 22:58, Pine W <wiki.p...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hello Wikimedia-l, > > One subject that continues to be a source of concern for me is that I'd > like to have a greater quantity and greater diversity of participants on > Wikimedia-l. I have heard that some people feel that their English skills > are not good enough to participate here, and I don't know what more we can > do to help with them to feel welcome to participate regardless of their > choice of language or their level of English skills. > > Also, I sometimes wonder whether some of our more pointed or stressful > discussions on this list make good-faith newbies and quieter people feel > too intimidated to post when I think that no one intends to make them feel > unwelcome. > > I hope that this will not sound selfish, but I would like to encourage > people to comment on what could be done to facilitate greater and more > diverse participation in discussions here, and that includes feedback on > how those of us (including me) who frequently post here could do better at > helping people to feel that they have an opportunity to be heard. Although > I would encourage public discussion of these subjects, I also welcome > comments off-list. I realize that it is difficult to balance being candid > with being hospitable, and I am hoping that we can be both. > > Thanks, > > Pine > ( https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Pine ) > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l > New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.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 and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>