Yet a lot of people out there still think Wikipedia is meaningfully “vetted” and if you find an inaccuracy, you can “Update it then. That’s the entire point.”
I was reminded of this by an exchange today on Twitter, or X, or however somebody “rebrands” it tomorrow.
Doctors should lead on crucial moral and issues such as this, not be merely flotsam and jetsam.
A philosophy PhD, Larry Sanger worked with Jimmy Wales to found Wikipedia in 2001.
“It simply cannot be defended as neutral,” says Larry Sanger, who launched the online encyclopedia with Jimmy Wales in 2001.