USC Students for Justice in Palestine

history, analysis, news, and event updates on the struggle for justice in palestine

EI exclusive: a pro-Israel group’s plan to rewrite history on Wikipedia

Posted by uscsjp on April 21, 2008

https://i1.wp.com/electronicintifada.net/artman2/uploads/2/080421-camera-wikipedia2.jpg

“A pro-Israel pressure group is orchestrating a secret, long-term campaign to infiltrate the popular online encyclopedia Wikipedia to rewrite Palestinian history, pass off crude propaganda as fact, and take over Wikipedia administrative structures to ensure these changes go either undetected or unchallenged.

A series of emails by members and associates of the pro-Israel group CAMERA (Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America), provided to The Electronic Intifada (EI), indicate the group is engaged in what one activist termed a “war” on Wikipedia…”

Report, The Electronic Intifada, 21 April 2008

http://electronicintifada.net/v2/article9474.shtml

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: