Larry Sanger has a suggestion for anyone who has some money they want to put toward a good cause, reports the Chronicle of Higher Education: Give away textbooks online. In fact, he argues, a single large donor could give any student with an internet connection free high-quality textbooks and educational videos. Sanger is a co-founder of Wikipedia, the popular encyclopedia that anyone can add to or edit, and he now runs a spin-off of Wikipedia called Citizendium. This week, Sanger posted a public appeal to philanthropists in the form of an online petition, outlining his vision of a world where textbooks cost children nothing. He’s asking other internet users to sign on, and about 20 have done so as of this writing…

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