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Wikimedia DC Launches Wikipedia Summer of Monuments Campaign 
JULY 1, 2014: Wikimedia DC is pleased to announce the launch of “Wikipedia Summer of Monuments”. We invite all photographers and historians, individuals and institutions, to join us in documenting the history of the United States by visiting Read more »
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Wikipedia's Gender and Race Gaps
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Howard to Host Black History Wikipedia 'Edit-a-Thon'
HBCU Digest, February 10, 2015

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NextGov, September 12, 2014

Wikipedia tries to mend fences with Congress
The Hill, September 2, 2014

Wikipedia wants Congressional staffers to contribute, but bias is a big concern
PCWorld, August 27, 2014

US Congressional Staffs Urged to Update Wikipedia Pages
Voice of America, August 19, 2014

Advocates to Congress: Go ahead, edit Wikipedia
The Hill, August 18, 2014

Cato Institute Experts Call on Staffers to Edit Wikipedia
U.S. News & World Report, August 18, 2014

US National Archives To Upload All Holdings To Wikimedia Commons
TechCrunch, June 30, 2014

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