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As of 2020, fewer than 1% of Wikipedia's editor base in the U.S. identify as Black or African American. We need everyone’s help to change that.
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The color line in American baseball barred Black players from signing, but the successes of Jackie Robinson and Larry Doby on major league teams pushed the industry to gradually dissolve the discriminatory practice over the 1950s. https://t.co/UKjP4OMBtP #WikiBlackHistory #BHM https://t.co/qDMjJGr5de
Dame Shirley Bassey's singing career is an international treasure of sorts, marked with invitations to Windsor Castle, several sold-out shows at Carnegie Hall, and a record-crushing seven consecutive decades on the UK charts. https://t.co/LxmqTUbyuw #WikiBlackHistory #BHM
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- TIL of Uesugi Kenshin, a Daimyo in Feudal Japan with a controversial death. One account claims that he was assassinated when a ninja hiding in his latrine killed him when he went to relieve himself.by /u/verostein on February 25, 2021 at 7:00 pm
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- The Crime Museum - a collection of criminal memorabilia kept at New Scotland Yard, headquarters of the Metropolitan Police Service in London, England. Known as the Black Museum until the early 21st century.by /u/Worsaae on February 25, 2021 at 6:40 pm
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- TIL that in 1942, the Luftwaffe dropped three bombs on the church of Mosta, Malta. Two of them deflected without exploding, but one 500kg high explosive bomb pierced the dome and entered the church, where more than 300 people were awaiting evening mass. The bomb did not explode and was later defusedby /u/famously_decent on February 25, 2021 at 6:14 pm
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- TIL that the Crypt of Civilization is a sealed, airtight chamber, which is intended to be opened in AD 8113 and contains numerous artifacts, photographs and sound recordings that illustrate early 20th century life. It was inspired by the opening of Egyptian pyramids.by /u/thisCantBeBad on February 25, 2021 at 5:27 pm
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- TIL that the last American born into legal slavery died in 1972by /u/115MRD on February 25, 2021 at 4:31 pm
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One of the first #Wikipedia editathons I ever attended was with @afroCROWDit in person @SchomburgCenter with a @cunyitp classmate. Glad to be back with @NYULibraries. @SherryAntoine7 talks editing guts, nuts and bolts. @nyuprograminla https://t.co/kJMSOfqqel
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Auch ist Rieke in #Wikipedia vertreten😉 https://t.co/cwXMBhQGOL
I saw this photo & decided that @FionaCMcQueen, the Chief Nursing Officer for Scotland needed her own #Wikipedia article.
Amazing to see these 4 leading Scotland's response to #covid19scotland. Fiona was a @WikiWomenInRed No one had started her article https://t.co/d8GgrniyCN
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