[Foundation-l] Policies on wikimediafoundation.org

Steven Walling steven.walling at gmail.com
Sat Jan 21 00:38:40 UTC 2012

On Fri, Jan 20, 2012 at 4:19 PM, MZMcBride <z at mzmcbride.com> wrote:

> https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Policies#Policies lists policies of
> the
> Wikimedia Foundation.
> Would it make sense to sub-divide these policies into sub-lists? It seems
> very strange to place all of these policies next to each other in a single
> list.
> I thought about splitting between "Board-approved" and "Otherwise." Then I
> considered splitting between "Staff-related", "Contributor-related,"
> "Meetings-related,"  etc., but I wasn't so sure how many of these policies
> actually (allegedly) apply to contributors (e.g., the whistleblower
> policy).
> Any thoughts on this?
> MZMcBride

I think it makes sense to better delineate what applies to different
groups. I'd help, but considering I actually have probably as little clue
as anybody else on the topic, I'm guessing it might be a good idea to ask
legal at the WMF to give us the skinny.


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