Wikipedia Bias

Posted on AllSides April 27th, 2022
From The Right
media bias, WIkipedia bias
Source: AP Photo/Eric Risberg
OPINION

I love Wikipedia. I donated thousands of dollars to the Wikimedia Foundation.

Before Wikipedia, all we had were printed encyclopedias -- out of date by the time we bought them.

Then libertarian Jimmy Wales came up with a web-based, crowd-sourced encyclopedia.

Crowd-sourced? A Britannica editor called Wikipedia "a public restroom." But Wales won the battle. Britannica's encyclopedias are no longer printed.

Congratulations to Wales.

But recently I learned that Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger now says Wikipedia's political pages have turned into leftist "propaganda."

 

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https://townhall.com/columnists/johnstossel/2022/04/27/wikipedia-bias-n2606403

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