[Foundation-l] Global ban - poetlister?

Steven Walling steven.walling at gmail.com
Fri Jun 3 23:27:47 UTC 2011

On Fri, Jun 3, 2011 at 1:33 PM, phoebe ayers <phoebe.wiki at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm glad to see this discussion made more general -- beyond this
> particular case, and towards the general process for how and when we
> can (and should) globally ban someone. I also think that we need to
> have a clear process that can be used -- with care, but also without
> requiring debate about *process* for every case. It helps everyone if
> there are agreed-upon minimum standards for behavior and a process for
> review of problems. More specifically, I think Scott's suggestions
> above make a lot of sense.

Jumping off of this conversation, and trying to push the conversation to
on-wiki ;-), I've created a page on Meta with a set of open questions...


Please edit boldly!

I also wanted to say that I think the views expressed by Yaroslav and
Strainu earlier about participation from people who aren't English
Wikipedians need to be on the top of our priority list for discussions like


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