Wikipedia

fascism

Britain First Is Campaigning to Change a Wiki Entry Calling it 'Fascist'

Famously, Wikipedia is a user-generated website that any member of the public can edit.
Mac Hackett
7.25.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Wikipedia Added US Border 'Detention Centers' to Its List of Concentration Camps

Alongside Dachau and Japanese internment camps.
River Donaghey
6.20.18
china

China is Recruiting 20,000 People to Write Its Own Wikipedia

It's China's own "Great Wall of culture.”
David Gilbert
5.1.17
Art

Two Museums Duked It Out in a Twitter-Fueled Super Bowl Fight | Last Week in Art

Plus, breaking news: Did Mona Lisa have syphilis?
Nathaniel Ainley
2.6.17
Design

Introducing WikiGalaxy, an Incredible 3D Visualization of Wikipedia

Owen Cormec has transformed 100,000 entries from the free encyclopedia into a growing nebula of human knowledge.
Emerson Rosenthal
12.26.16
tech

A Wikipedian Explains How Wikipedia Stays Reliable in the Fake News Era

"If Wikipedia's rules were applied to Facebook? Oh my God! They'd lose 99 percent of their content."
Mike Pearl
11.25.16
Sweden

Silicon Valhalla: Stockholm Stakes Its Claim on the Future

Artist talks from JR and Doug Aitken, Icona Pop, and rumors of 5G internet blew the doors off of the Brilliant Minds conference Day 1.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.10.16
Art

Breaking Records at Art+Feminism's Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

For a record-breaking year of editing 1,500 pages and creating 2,000 pages in support of women in the arts, Art+Feminism supported 2,500 participants for 175 events in 6 continents.
Sami Emory
4.18.16
Design

How Four French Designers Aim to Create the Ultimate Online Football Encyclopaedia

Football Inclusive wants to be larger and deeper than any online database. Will fans embrace it?
Brian Blickenstaff
3.9.16
Art

Looking Back on 15 Years of Wikipedia and Art

It's hard to imagine life without Wikipedia, but that was just 15 years ago.
Beckett Mufson
1.15.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Here Are the 20 Most-Edited Wikipedia Pages of 2015

"Deaths in 2015" and "Geospatial Summary of the High Peaks/Summits of the Juneau Icefield" won big this year.
Drew Millard
1.5.16
Internet Exploring

How One Nerd Fooled Security and Snuck Backstage into a Band's VIP Area

Turns out Wikipedia has uses beyond helping you summarise your way through college.
Noisey Staff
12.3.15
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