Tagged: censorship


The fact that people from all over the world voluntarily came together to write articles in order to create a freely accessible multilingual encyclopedia on the Internet seemed at the very least an extravagant idea back in the year 2001, when Wikipedia was born. However, it is nowadays among the ten most visited and most frequently searched websites on the Internet. Its founder, Jimmy Wales, reveals the keys of his success in this interview, in which he also denounces that the current increase in censorship and government control on the Internet poses a serious threat to our free access to knowledge.