[Wikimedia-l] Democratizing the Wikimedia Foundation

Federico Leva (Nemo) nemowiki at gmail.com
Sat Nov 3 13:19:11 UTC 2012

Ilario Valdelli, 03/11/2012 14:11:
> For this reason I would not speak about democracy because there are people
> in the WMF board elected by the communities and by the chapters. I would
> speak about transparency in order to give to these representatives the
> opportunity to be clearer.

As Nathan noted, the WMF board is not a representative democracy 
example: it's not elected, it's self-appointed.


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