Wikipedia haes a neutral pynt o view, which means we strive for articles that advocate no single pynt o view. Whiles this requires representin multiple pynts o view; presenting each pynt o view accurately; providin context for ony gien pynt o view, sae that readers understand whose view the pynt represents; an presenting no ane pynt o view as "the truth" or "the best view". It means citing verifiable, authoritative soorces whenever possible, especially on controversial topics. When a conflict arises as tae which version is the maist neutral, declare a cuil-doun period an tag the article as disputed; hammer oot details on the talk page an follae dispute resolution.
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