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Wikipedia Biography

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None Found to the question "Should the Words “under God” Be in the US Pledge of Allegiance?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Apr. 2005

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Description:

“Wikipedia is written collaboratively by volunteers from all around the world. Since its creation in 2001, Wikipedia has grown rapidly into one of the largest reference Web sites. There are more than 75,000 active contributors working on some 9,000,000 articles in more than 250 languages.”

“Wikipedia: About,” Wikipedia website (accessed Nov. 12, 2007)

Mission:

“co-founder Jimmy Wales has described Wikipedia as ‘an effort to create and distribute a multilingual free encyclopedia of the highest quality to every single person on the planet in his or her own language.'”

“Overview FAQ,” Wikipedia website (accessed Nov. 12, 2007)

Other:
Non-Profit Corporation (organized under the laws of Florida, USA)