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#Jimmy Wales

# jimmy-wales - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Wikipedia's community is 85% male, and founder Jimmy Wales isn't sure how to fix it

The Wikipedia team has tried to bring that ratio down since 2014 – but to no avail.

# jimmy-wales - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Wikipedia got a huge bump in donations after Donald Trump's election win sat down with Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales, who was in Dublin this week for Internet Day.

# jimmy-wales - Friday 15 January, 2016

You might not think it but Wikipedia is 15 years old now

The online encyclopedia first arrived in 2001 and is now one of the visited sites in the world.

# jimmy-wales - Monday 25 June, 2012

Wikipedia founder starts campaign to stop student being extradited to US

The 24-year-old student faces up to 10 years in prison for setting up a website called TVShack, which linked to television shows.

# jimmy-wales - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Sites go offline in protest at US anti-piracy legislation

Sites such as Wikipedia, Reddit and Boing Boing are taking part in an ‘internet blackout’ today.

# jimmy-wales - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Wikipedia raises €15m in annual fundraising drive

More than one million people worldwide contributed to the world’s leading online encyclopedia.

# jimmy-wales - Friday 5 August, 2011

Wikipedia is losing contributors, says its founder

Administrators of the Internet’s fifth most visited website are working to simplify the way users can contribute and edit material.