[Foundation-l] Wikinews and invitations to events

Guillaume Paumier guillom.pom at gmail.com
Fri May 18 10:44:43 UTC 2007


On 5/18/07, Thomas Dalton <thomas.dalton at gmail.com> wrote:
> > As a UK media contact for Wikimedia, so I get all sorts of stuff in my
> > email. One I just got was for a demonstration/picket to be held in
> > London soon, from the group protesting. Let's assume I'm unable to
> > make it to cover it myself ... is there anywhere to put these things
> > for those who may be interested in going out with a notepad and
> > camera?
> I would make a page on Wikinews with subpages for each region, people
> can then watch the regions they can get to (what size each region is
> is negotiable) and when it appears on their watchlist, off they go. It
> would be an excellent way of getting good articles.

Yes, I have been thinking the same thing for some time; such pages would be
very useful, both for people who want to report coming events and for us to
get good articles and photos.

Guillaume Paumier
"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have
imagined." Henry David Thoreau

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