(Wikipedia) Wikipedia 20 Years On: Intellectual Snobbery vs the Right to Know (Oleg Barabanov, Valdai Discussion Club)

It is clear that Wikipedia has fulfilled its task of responding to the global public demand for free information and free knowledge. In doing so, it has made a tangible contribution to the perception of information and knowledge as a global public domain (a global commons), writes Valdai Club Programme Director Oleg Barabanov.