[Foundation-l] Do we need a Code of Participation?
nobs03 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 8 02:27:31 UTC 2007
On 11/7/07, Erik Moeller <erik at wikimedia.org> wrote:
> On 11/7/07, Delirium <delirium at hackish.org> wrote:
> > I really dislike forced speech, and would leave the project if rather
> > than "sign" some statement other than one I freely made myself, if it
> > extended beyond minimally necessary things like agreeing to license my
> > contributions.
> Agreeing to a basic code of conduct seems similarly necessary to me --
> perhaps we're talking cross purposes. The only reason I'm not calling
> more appealing phrase, but the intent is not to enforce some "pledge
> of Wikipedia allegiance" ("I pledge allegiance to the puzzle globe,
> and to the encyclopedia for which it stands, one wiki under Jimbo
> .."); rather, it would be the same in function as the ToS agreement
> many forums & online communities have, only shorter and simpler.
> Toward Peace, Love & Progress:
> DISCLAIMER: This message does not represent an official position of
> the Wikimedia Foundation or its Board of Trustees.
I signed a statement
make a Good Faith effort to resolve disputes.
I was viciously defamed
The offending party knew the defamations were
This abuse is outrageous.
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