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Nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper. Truth itself becomes suspicious by being put into that polluted vehicle. The real extent of this state of misinformation is known only to those who are in situations to confront facts within their knowledge with the lies of the day. - Thomas Jefferson, 1807
When searching for information on Internet, how do we discern what is fair and well researched information? For an individual it is not doable to sort it all out.
Search engines serve links to Wikipedia articles near the top of their results, and while the great majority is fine, some of those articles are extremely unreliable. And when we look for better information, the choice is often between two extremes: unquestioned "mainstream" dogma or "alternative" sites of doubtful and often very poor reliability.
This website is meant to serve as a tool for a community of people who want to be well informed and who may want to contribute sometimes. It's now open for everyone to join. By contributing to a Wiki we can obtain much more while spending less time individually.
- The focus is on our own research-based wiki, correcting selected Wikipedia articles. Categories:
- Fact Checking websites - existing fact checking sites
- Current affairs - debated topics that are in the news
- Society - still relevant topics that have been in the news (or should have been)
- Environment - air pollution, pesticides etc. - Man-made climate change
- Health - medicine, alternative medicine, food supplements etc.
- Science - history of science, relativity, quantum mechanics etc.
- (Proposals for topics here) Count: 20 pages
- (Proposals for topics here)
- With a blog.
- With a discussion forum
- For updates you can add yourself to the mailinglist
We will introduce a new method to arrive at a reasonably objective and fair presentation of facts in our Wiki articles.
See Project:Organization and operation,
In The News (or hardly in the news, but should have been):
The WHO recently declared the African continent free of the wild polio virus, but now there's an ongoing vaccine-derived outbreak of polio that is spreading.
Contrary to official sources, there is no evidence that the Wuhan coronavirus originated at the now closed food market. The first known infected person apparently had no link to that market. At least one scientific article that shifts suspicion from food markets to virus research facilities has been suppressed. That article presents a selection of referenced facts.
On 13 January Julian Assange appeared in a London's court, after having been given only 2 hours to prepare his case. In an earlier court appearance, District Judge Vanessa Baraitser apparently took direct instructions from US operatives in the courtroom, as described by eye witness Craig Murray. Meanwhile Assange's health is deteriorating further. See also this video interview of John Pilger.
Old "In The News" topics here
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