Thousands of detainees are secretly killed by the Assad regime every year.
You're wrong if you think your favorite websites don't have an impact on the planet.
Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales joins Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani during the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos to discuss safeguarding a free internet and what excites him in the world today.
We have been critical of Wikipedia's approach to censorship in the Middle Kingdom. In a recent piece, I lamented the loss of Wikipedia in China. The encyclopedia's founder, Jimmy Wales, reached out to us and agreed to publish our unedited exchange on the difficult nature of dealing with censorship in China.
The next time someone criticizes you for being attached to your cell phone, just say your screen time could be saving lives
Jimmy Wales has something to tell PR firms altering their clients' Wikipedia pages: don't do it. "It's a really bad idea
If the censors were ever embarrassed, they certainly are no longer. With the support of Xi Jinping, they are emboldened. And we expect to see the authorities take further steps to crack down on any website, mobile app or circumvention tool that allows Chinese citizens to freely access information. Rest in peace, Wikipedia.
Evidence of the strong bias against homeopathy and against an objective encyclopedic tone is evident throughout the article. I will first focus on the second sentence of the first paragraph of the article and the 6 references which purport to substantiate these claims:
Wales said the revelations made it more difficult to convince oppressive regimes to respect basic freedoms and privacy as
Open Debates will be a game changer in our political process -- ensuring that questions get asked that the public actually cares about. What starts in Massachusetts will hopefully become the norm for local, state, congressional, and even presidential debates in the future.
Now, the online encyclopedia is working specifically on targeting women in developing countries to get involved in the organization