[WikiEN-l] Is this NPOV?
peter_jacobi at gmx.net
Wed May 10 12:33:28 UTC 2006
Hi JzG, All,
> Guy Chapman aka JzG <guy.chapman at spamcop.net> wrote:
> The article http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sathya_Sai_Baba reads to me
> like a hagiography, but is that just my Western bias?
In my not so humble opinion, this is not a problem of NPOV
(which we can handle), but of undue weight (which we decided,
we won't handle and hope for the best in the future). "Undue
weigh" has some (semi-policy?) status, but only within one
If you compare some biographies of gods, gurus or religious
leaders of denominations in the 100.000 to 10.000.000
adherents range, there are huge discrepancies in size:
You need some paasionate adherents as editors to have
a long biography, or at least some passionate apostats.
> Guy (JzG)
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