‘That’s propaganda’: Wikipedia co-founder criticizes website’s monitoring of ‘socialism’ page

Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger says his former website is censoring opposing views of socialism on its page.

Sanger, who has been critical of Wikipedia since parting ways with the website, claimed its moderators are selectively editing the pages of the two political philosophies in a way that has dangerous implications for those attempting to study the subjects objectively.

“I think probably the biggest thing that it means is that when schoolkids go, and they look up answers to questions about the meaning of ‘socialism’ … they’re going to find an explanation that completely ignores any conservative, libertarian, or critical treatment of the subject,” he told columnist Carrie Sheffield
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