Why is my IP address blocked on Wikipedia?

Answer A look at Thatcher's block log suggests that he blocks proxies (including those of Tor) and compromised addresses. Hmm. Seems like you're editing on a highly-dynamic IP.Although Wikipedia encourage... Read More »

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Why is wikipedia not working I am in the UK! I am using google chrome Am I blocked from viewing wikipedia?

Why has wikipedia been blocked?

The blackout is in protest against proposed legislation in the United States – the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the U.S. House of Representatives, and PROTECTIP (PIPA) in the U.S. Senate. The... Read More »

Why is Wikipedia blocked at schools?

It's not so much the false information, but the fact that anyone can add anything.

Wikipedia blocked SOPA PIPA?

Wikipedia isn't blocked, they are voluntarily blacking out their website for 24 hours in protest. Lots of other sites are protesting as well like icanhascheezburger and The Oatmeal.SOPA stands for... Read More »