I have noticed that editorials are now posted regularly on the German
Wikinews, at http://de.wikinews.org/
- these are basically regular pages
signed by a single user. Examples:
I do think we should let the German experiment unfold for a bit, but I
also think people should be aware that it is happening, due to NPOV
concerns about the issue.
As an alternative to editorials, I have suggested moderated debates,
whose transcripts would be edited, summarized and published on the wiki:
I believe this model allows us - by having the topics decided by the
community - to avoid the specter of the "In defense of white power" type
editorial, and to present opinions from notable individuals in an NPOV
Meanwhile, editorials in the user namespace are also being debated again
on the English edition:
Which solution, if any, do you think might be best?