Is the sky blue and why the world isn’t flat: Wikipedia’s war on post-truth. PICTURED SIDE BY SIDE: U.S. President Donald Trump and Charles Darwin. Haarets, Bloomberg, Julia Margaret Cameron/Wikimedia Commons

Is the Sky Blue? How Wikipedia Is Fighting for Facts by Redefining the Truth

By focusing on the practical issue of how to accurately report facts confirmed by others, Wikipedia has gone from being a controversial internet phenomenon to a legitimate source of everyday knowledge

“0. The zeroeth law of Wikipedia – The problem with Wikipedia is that it only works in practice. In theory, it can never work.”

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