Wikinews interviews Kent Mesplay, Green Party presidential candidate Sunday, June 29, While nearly all coverage of the Presidential election has focused on the Democratic and Republican candidates, the race for the White House also includes independents and third-party candidates.
Upon further investigation, Wikinews found that most videos and clips were added to YouTube by the copyright holders of the material; as DMCA requests are for the purposes of requesting removal where service providers host material that infringe on the copyright of the complainant, the merit of these requests remain questionable.
It was also discovered that the alleged rights group does not exist as a physical entity. In an in-depth report, Wikinews investigated the incident and obtained exclusive information and interviews from individuals including Mark Bunker.
Within the past 24 hours, according to the EFF, the Counsel "sent out over DMCA takedown notices to YouTube, all making copyright infringement claims against videos with content critical of the Church of Scientology. Wikinews made attempts to contact American Rights Counsel LLC for comment on the take-down notices, but was unable to obtain contact details for the alleged organisation.
One post on a YouTube discussion page related to the organization states that they "do not appear to exist outside of these claims on YouTube.Wikinews is a free-content news source wiki and a project of the Wikimedia lausannecongress2018.com site works through collaborative lausannecongress2018.comdia co-founder Jimmy Wales has distinguished Wikinews from Wikipedia by saying "on Wikinews, each story is to be written as a news story as opposed to an encyclopedia article." The neutral point of view policy espoused in Wikinews distinguishes it from.
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English: A walk through of creating an article on English Wikinews with a Doctor Who related news story as an example. The + International Wikinews Writing Contest (IWWC) is intended to be the first Wikinews contest spanning multiple editions of the project. It will hopefully lead to a higher overall output of stories, and better cooperation across languages.
One of the main reasons why is because the task of writing a news story with a lead, a coherent narrative, and a deadline is very different than writing an encyclopedia article.
Jun 29, · Wikinews has reached out to these candidates throughout the campaign. As of this writing our culture is based on the consumption of limited materials such as petroleum, This article features first-hand journalism by Wikinews members.