Black Lives Matter activists further pushed for expanding Wikipedia articles about individual police departments and police unions with claims of racism and misconduct.
Unrelated efforts have other articles appearing on the front page to advance an “anti-racism” agenda regarding George Washington and Trump.
The Black Lives Matter edit-a-thon is claimed to be about improving “articles on topics relating to racism, racialized violence, and the African diaspora more widely” so as to “counter Wikipedia’s systemic bias.”
Bilorv has reviewed other front page nominations related to the Black Lives Matter edit-a-thon.
One other front page appearance connected to the Black Lives Matter edit-a-thon involved an article on “the talk” black parents reportedly have with children about interactions with police, which appeared on the front page on June 21st.