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Cognitive biases shape us beautifully and tragically

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Pattern Matching

Birdwatch and the Oversight Board are new approaches to the same idea: shifting responsibility away from the platforms themselves

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Illustrations: Timo Lenzen

The Tunisian’s contributions include helping to put together the Arabic Wikipedia

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An arcane moderation process leaves public-ish individuals in a lurch when articles get too personal

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Even when editors disagree sharply, the site’s firm rules enable them to produce accurate entries

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An interview with Wikipedia editor Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight

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