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The fight against new ideas as an immune response

Bois, Christian

Next year will be the 20th anniversary of Wikipedia. A great adventure in terms of quantity, a good example of non-inclusivity.

We take the "killing of knowledge content on Wikipedia" as an example case for what Serge Moscovici describes as "the fear of ideas leading to rejection" and Peter Sloterdijk "immune shields to protect from semantic lesions".

The Board of Wikimedia foundation insists on the non-inclusivity of people, we insist on the process for knowledge exclusion in this paper completed by a previous one - Wikipedia censorship ...

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