Why Wikipedia Must Jettison Its Anti-Elitism

In his article on Why Wikipedia Must Jettison Its Anti-Elitism, Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger tackles an issue that cripples a great many volunteer efforts: the frequent dominance of difficult people and the anti-elitism that protects those people's behaviors and drives out volunteers who have valuable expertise. (Nupediai, at one time comparable with Wikipedia, was relying more on "authorized" stuff. It eventually died. This guy was the one who started the failed project. Guess why is he so bitter? Tomáš J. Fülöpp)


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