Grants:IdeaLab/Do not tolerate "Experts are scum."
Project idea edit
What is the problem you're trying to solve? edit
Harassment of academics on Wikipedia
What is your solution? edit
Expressions of "Experts are scum." (which currently appears on a Wikipedia page) should not be tolerated.
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About the idea creator edit
I am an academic who would like to contribute constructively to Wikipedia.
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Project plan edit
Organize a workshop for academics and other interested parties on how to combat harassment of academics on Wikipedia.
The project will be successful if the workshop can attract 20 active participants who publish a report on their findings.
Organizer: Professor Carl Hewitt Funding: Will look to see if Internet Archive or some other nonprofit will donate space for the meeting. Will require approximately $1,000 for meeting supplies and food.