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Hosting Diplomatic summits remained difficult due to the COVID-19 pandemic, however became less difficult as restrictions were eased in numerous macronations.
 
Hosting Diplomatic summits remained difficult due to the COVID-19 pandemic, however became less difficult as restrictions were eased in numerous macronations.
 
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Furthermore, a number of [[Micronational state visit|state visits]] and smaller [[micronational summit|meet-ups]] took place, such as Leon Montan's meeting with [[Sophia Albina]] formerly of [[Nordale]] on 13 May,<ref>[http://news.ponderosangovernment.ml/2021/05/14/president-montan-holds-summit-with-former-citizen-premier-albina-of-nordale/ President Montan holds summit with former Citizen-Premier Albina of Nordale]. ''Ponderosan Government News'' on 13 May 2021. Retrieved 16 May 2021.</ref> and [[Desert District|Desert Districtee]] First Secretary [[James Bornstein]]'s meeting with [[Empire of Kodrolia|Kodrolian]] Emperor Elder on 24 February 2021.
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Furthermore, a number of [[Micronational state visit|state visits]] and smaller [[micronational summit|meet-ups]] took place, such as Leon Montan's meeting with [[Sophia Albina]] formerly of [[Nordale]] on 13 May,<ref>[http://news.ponderosangovernment.ml/2021/05/14/president-montan-holds-summit-with-former-citizen-premier-albina-of-nordale/ President Montan holds summit with former Citizen-Premier Albina of Nordale]. ''Ponderosan Government News'' on 13 May 2021. Retrieved 16 May 2021.</ref> and [[Desert District|Desert Districtee]] First Secretary [[James Bornstein]]'s meeting with [[Empire of Kodrolia|Kodrolian]] Emperor Elder on 24 February 2021.<ref>[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SY1fqAOHzEg Desert District and Empire of Kodrolia Sign Treaty of Formositas]. ''Desert District'' on 25 February 2021. Retrieved 16 May 2021.</ref>
  
 
[[MicroCon 2021]] will be held in [[w:Las Vegas|Las Vegas]], [[w:Nevada|Nevada]], [[w:United States|United States]],<ref>https://www.microcon2021.org/</ref> It will be hosted by [[w:Westarctica|Westarctica]] and co-hosted by the [https://www.facebook.com/KingdomofShiloh Kingdom of Shiloh].<ref>https://mobile.twitter.com/Humanity_Nation/status/1157733808910864384</ref> whilst [[PoliNation 2021]] and a [[w:Brazil|Brazilian]] summit are currently scheduled for later this year.
 
[[MicroCon 2021]] will be held in [[w:Las Vegas|Las Vegas]], [[w:Nevada|Nevada]], [[w:United States|United States]],<ref>https://www.microcon2021.org/</ref> It will be hosted by [[w:Westarctica|Westarctica]] and co-hosted by the [https://www.facebook.com/KingdomofShiloh Kingdom of Shiloh].<ref>https://mobile.twitter.com/Humanity_Nation/status/1157733808910864384</ref> whilst [[PoliNation 2021]] and a [[w:Brazil|Brazilian]] summit are currently scheduled for later this year.

Revision as of 21:00, 16 May 2021

2021 (MMXXI) is the current year.[1] It is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2021st year of the anno Domini (AD) and Common Era (CE) designations, the twenty-first year of the 3rd millennium and the 21st century, and the 2nd year of the 2020s decade. It succeeds 2020, and precedes 2022, and will mark MicroWiki's sixteenth anniversary on 27 May.

2021 has many scheduled events, as well as predictions, beginning amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Politics, diplomacy and conflicts

The Grand Unified Micronational underwent several reforms with the implication of the 2021 charter.

Elections

Scheduled elections

Conflicts

Online Events

Summits

Hosting Diplomatic summits remained difficult due to the COVID-19 pandemic, however became less difficult as restrictions were eased in numerous macronations. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SY1fqAOHzEg&feature=youtu.be Furthermore, a number of state visits and smaller meet-ups took place, such as Leon Montan's meeting with Sophia Albina formerly of Nordale on 13 May,[3] and Desert Districtee First Secretary James Bornstein's meeting with Kodrolian Emperor Elder on 24 February 2021.[4]

MicroCon 2021 will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States,[5] It will be hosted by Westarctica and co-hosted by the Kingdom of Shiloh.[6] whilst PoliNation 2021 and a Brazilian summit are currently scheduled for later this year.

A summit conducted by former-Premier-Citizen Sophia Albina and President Leon Montan of New Virginia and Ponderosa Hills respectively conducted on 13 May 2021.
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MicroWiki

Left to right: Main page before (29 December 2020) and after (13 January 2021) the redesign; censored text is due to MicroWiki:Pseudonyms.
The article of the Grand Republic of Cycoldia covered in advertisements on April Fools 2021

Currently, MicroWiki has 28,089 articles, 142,859 pages and 27,962 registered users. In early January, MicroWiki migrated the website to a new server provider for better stability, and set up a Patreon.[7] The main page was redesigned for the first time in several years.[8] For April Fools'–an annual tradition on MicroWiki–large advertisements blocking the view of content popped up on most pages approximately every minute. Visual editor was disabled on 22 April 2021 when a glitch with visual editor was discovered. The glitch caused references to be removed while in visual editors.[9] It was later re-introduced with a update to MicroWiki.

Predictions

According to MicroWiki editor Zed, MicroWiki is predicted to reach its millionth edit by the end of the year. 2021 is the most common prediction in the Thirty-thousand Pool in which MicroWiki will reach 30,000 articles, with five users predicting so.

Good Articles

Sports

The 2021 MOF Games, 2021 MFF World Cup and 2021 Micronations World Cup are scheduled to commence.[citation needed] The 2021 Adammic Chess Open occurred from 30 January to 6 February. Artemis Baca won the tournament beating Sir Alex Waters.

Micronationalists of the Month

Statistic-Dime's Micronationalists of the Month thus far have been:

December is omitted due to the Micronationalist of the Year being awarded.

Administration

Jonathan I of Austenasia remained the site owner for a seventh year

Jonathan I, Emperor of Austenasia remained the site owner of MicroWiki for his seventh year. Wiki admins who continued serving were Adam I, Emperor of Adammia, and tech admins who continued were Luxor and Andrew Creed. Ives Blackwood was dismissed as a wiki admin in March 2021 as a result of a sockpuppeting scandal. Cameron I, King of Ikonia resigned from his position as tech admin in April, and Anthony Clark, Archie Birch and Harry Fitzpatrick were both promoted to wiki admins. Promoted Patrollers included Aidan McGrath, Christina Nowell, Daniel Hamilton, Dhrubajyoti Roy and Matthew Hubbard.

On MicroWiki@Discord, Luxor remained administrator, whilst were promoted to the position. Archie Birch, Daniel Hamilton, Christina Nowell and were promoted to moderators, however Hamilton and Nowell would both resign for varying reaons. Further moderators were appointed afterwards. Archie Birch resigned as administrators.

COVID-19 pandemic

The worldwide COVID-19 pandemic continued to cause huge disruption, however events started to restart following the easing of restrictions across macronations. There were over 25 confirmed cases of COVID-19 within 3 micronations, bringing 19 recoveries and 4 deaths.[11][12]

Culture, sports, media, and society

Media

Memes

Memes continued to focus primarily on MicroWiki@Discord; these included Al-Wiki, .[citation needed] Lesser memes included Bonerland, KapreVac,

See also

References