[Wiki Loves Monuments] Communist monuments in Ukraine
Emilio J. Rodríguez-Posada
emijrp at gmail.com
Wed May 20 12:50:34 UTC 2015
2015-05-20 14:43 GMT+02:00 attolippip <attolippip at gmail.com>:
> Yeah, there is local upload in Ukrainian Wikipedia enabled, unfortunately
> But one needs articles where these pictures can be used, of course
A list of communist monuments would fit? There is one in English
Wikipedia. A table with the name, sculptor, location, and image.
Also, can we upload the images to Commons and remove them later? Until
they can be restored in the future.
> 2015-05-20 15:28 GMT+03:00 Pierre-Selim <pierre-selim at huard.info>:
>> 2015-05-20 14:22 GMT+02:00 Yaroslav M. Blanter <putevod at mccme.ru>:
>>> On 2015-05-20 14:11, Emilio J. Rodríguez-Posada wrote:
>>>> Hi all;
>>>> In the past years, monuments related to communism in Ukraine have been
>>>> damaged or destroyed. During Euromaidan protests that was increased,
>>>> with many examples of destroyed sculptures.
>>>> I have heard in the news that many more monuments are going to be
>>>> removed soon by law. I know that it is a controversial topic in
>>>> Ukraine, but probably we won't be able to take pictures of these
>>>> monuments anymore.
>>>> Is anyone interested on this topic?
>>> With a very few exceptions, pictures of these monuments can not be
>>> uploaded on Commons due to the lack of freedom of panorama in Ukraine.
>>> Unfortunately, most of the Ukrainin users do not understand the concept of
>>> freedom of panorama and upload them anyway. In such cases, the files must
>>> be nominated for deletion.
>> Is there an exemption on the Ukrainian speaking Wikipedia (such as
>> Non-free content on english Wikipedia or modern building on french
>> Wikipedia) ?
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