Make code not war !

Cops are expensive ! Of course, there is a need for cops in Wikipedia because software cannot solve all the problems.But the amount of predation made by Black knights is huge.Solving problems upstream with code solutions is inexpensive ! There are 3 software solutions to limit the action of Black knights. Secret ballot Now, when … Plus

9 articles for inclusivity and the respect of knowledge

The concern of the Board of Wikimedia foundation is inclusivity of people. Our concern is inclusivity of knowledge. We describe and explain the processes of exclusion, censorship, etc. 30 pages in 9 articles The art of killing Wikipedia articles based on published academic knowledge9 pages on Zenodo Europe academic publications The fight against new ideas … Plus

The same immune response

Wikipedia is like a pure white princess in a jail/fortress. Black knights prevent her from contact with what is lively, colorful, different, unusual, innovative. The encyclopedia is void or poor of a lot of elements that are necessary for understanding and acting. Black knights hate variety and new stuff :Variety of flowers = the « new » … Plus

The missing color pallet

« Harassment, toxic behavior, and incivility in the Wikimedia movement are contrary to our shared values and detrimental to our vision and mission. They negatively impact our ability to collect, share, and disseminate free knowledge, harm the immediate well-being of individual Wikimedians, and threaten the long-term health and success of the Wikimedia projects. » The Wikimedia Foundation … Plus

Who killed the metaphor ?

Two Chinese words : – yáng 陽 «south face» of mountains and hills in the north hemisphere – yīn 陰 «north face» The use of these two words is typical of what is a metaphor. A metaphor is the use of words for something physical – a mountain with light and darkness – to « give an idea » of :– hot … Plus

Thinking the world as complex

This diagram is an evolution of this one who has been « killed » from Wikipedia in 2019 after being useful to visitors for 13 years !!! The use of this diagram is for thinking the world as complex with multiple dimensions and multiple « views » – references, academic sources. See the article in English on Zenodo Europe … Plus

The color is in the fruit

The fruit has two possibilities, defend himself with colors and scents or let The Worm bug the content. The Wikipedia fruit is permanently gnawed by The Worm which kills paragraphs, kills articles. When we talk of The Worm – as we talk of Black Knights – we speak only of the destruction of good paragraphs … Plus

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