Wikipedia values accuracy but requires verifiability. If there is a lack of reliable source on an issue, then that issue will not be included.
The truthfulness of a Wikipedia article will converge to the truth only to the extent that the editors' societies allow the truth to be accurately reported.
I think that we're coming out of the Trough of Disillusionment, as shown in this graph of the Gartner Hype Cycle, and moving on to slope of enlightenment. Compare to Wired's graph here.
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