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  1. Individual Engagement Grants program will fund eight community-led projects

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    Selected from a field of 28 applicants, the 8 focus on tools and online community organizing.... Read more

  2. Inspire Campaign: Building ideas collaboratively to address harassment on Wikimedia projects

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    To improve the way that harassment is prevented and managed on the Wikimedia sites, we’ve launched an idea-building event called the Inspire Campaign.... Read more

  3. Wikimedia to US: Don’t fix what isn’t broken in copyright law

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    At a discussion held by the US Copyright Office, the Wikimedia Foundation defended against attempts to further burden online platforms with preventing copyright infringement.... Read more

  4. Keep it free: public domain for California government works under threat

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    We are urging the California legislature to reject AB 2880, a 2016 bill that would allow the state to use copyright to restrict the public’s access to information.... Read more

  5. Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist, gives to Wikipedia’s future

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    The founder of Craigslist and craigconnects is giving one million dollars to the Wikimedia Endowment.... Read more

  6. The future of copyright in Europe: protecting public interest and collaboration

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    As the European Commission considers updating copyright rules, we want to ensure they do not threaten free knowledge projects like Wikipedia.... Read more

  7. Meet the Wikimedia Foundation’s two newest trustees: Christophe Henner and Nataliia Tymkiv

    Photos (left, right) by Niccolò Caranti, CC BY-SA 3.0.

    Upon their formal appointments, Henner and Tymkiv will serve on the Foundation’s Board with three-year terms.... Read more

  8. Wikimedia Foundation at the Yale Freedom of Expression Scholars Conference

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    One of the Wikimedia Foundation’s attorneys visited Yale to participate in the Information Society Project’s annual Freedom of Expression Scholars conference, bringing together top minds from around the world on the topics around free expression. ... Read more

  9. Annette Campbell-White named to the Wikimedia Endowment Advisory Board

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    Annette Campbell-White is joining the new Board as its second founding member after Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.... Read more

  10. Reply filed in Wikimedia v. NSA appeal

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    Updates on our lawsuit against the United States’ National Security Agency.... Read more