Category: Wiki

Wikipedia projects

Your individual Wiki project is very straightforward. Here’s what I want each of you to do. Objective: Create, modify, or disambiguate a Wikipedia topic relating to the subject of this course. Choose a subject relating to the subject of the course. It can be “public diplomacy” or “political warfare.” It can be “propaganda” or “counterpropaganda,” “strategic communication,” “information warfare,” “soft...

Wikipedia report on Haleh Sahabi was altered to give Iranian regime version of her death

Within hours of the Basij murder of human rights activist Haleh Sahabi, a new entry on Wikipedia appeared, which changed the facts to suit the regime’s official line. The Wikipedia page was altered from the original entry, which said she died during a struggle at her father’s funeral, and change to give the regime’s official version that she died from...