[WikiEN-l] A call for moderation

Peter Ansell ansell.peter at gmail.com
Sun Feb 17 22:26:07 UTC 2008

On 18/02/2008, Andrew Gray <shimgray at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 17/02/2008, Thomas Dalton <thomas.dalton at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Here is a thought.  Perhaps the image can be collapsed, in the same
> > > manner we do our {{hat}} {{hab}} collapsible text blocks.
> >
> > I'm pretty sure that's been suggested and rejected by many people. My
> > main reason for rejecting it is the simple fact that it's impossible
> > to fairly and neutrally determine which images should be hidden and
> > which shouldn't.
> "We cannot do everything perfectly" does not always lead to "we should
> never do anything".

There are pretty clear ideas about the first set of images which are
more than trivially disputed.  Editors can make neutral compromises
instead of inserting their POV in under the guise of non-censorship as
a start at least.


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