Why Global Contributions To Wikipedia Are So Unequal | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The geography of knowledge has always been uneven.

Some people and places have always been more visible and had more voices than others.
But the Internet seemed to promise something different: a greater diversity of voices, opinions and narratives from more places. Unfortunately, this has not come to pass in quite the manner some expected it to. Many parts of the world remain invisible or under-represented on important websites and services.