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 Some editors appear to own articles ... is this a major problem on Wikipedia?

Answer tl;dr: When it happens, it's a large problem, but it doesn't happen much, and it's the question if you are actually encountering this problem.Wikipedia has a policy that nobody owns an article: ( h... Read More »
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Am I allowed to translate wikipedia articles in order to make new wikipedia articles in my mother tongue?

Not only is that allowed, it's encouraged. Just be sure to cite the specific revision you've translated.
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Are wikipedia articles cited by authorized personnels with expertise in related articles?

If I'm interpreting your question correctly, you're looking for academic and/or expert articles which cite Wikipedia. In that case, check out this (incomplete) list on Wikipedia:< http://en.wikiped... Read More »
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What do you think about Wikipedia editors?

Wikipedia editors as a whole are usually good workers and are happy to help you, however, there is a decent number of editors who won't because they are either too self-absorbed in themselves, or t... Read More »
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Do you think Wikipedia editors over politicize everything?

This is certainly an interesting question!On the one hand, as an experienced editor, I instinctively say no. The reason that people quote those pages over and over again are because those pages are... Read More »
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