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There's a lot I could comment on above, but it doesn't really address my concerns. I don't believe they've done anything other than talk to improve NPOV. I think there's massive evidence for this. A casual review of controversial topics shows a definite hard slant to what's allowed there. People have tried to fight with the Editors, but they gang up and disallow meaningful change and The Wikimedia Foundation does nothing at all.
Don't take my word for it, take the word of Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger in these excellent articles.
Most galling in their response above is this:
" If you have specific corrections or facts to offer, volunteers require citations or facts from reliable, high-quality sources to review and improve the information."
No objective observer would accept their criteria for what's 'high-quality'. They devalue Conservative sources routinely and amplify Liberal sources, even Liberal sources that are routinely highly partisan. This article takes this apart in detail:
So, no, I won't be donating and I might still use the site. Heck, I edit the site, improving things here and there down through the years, which is more of a contribution than most, but no money. If they go under, someone will host the content with ads and that would be fine with me.
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