Why does Wikipedia use the CIA-invented slur “conspiracy theorist” in such a mindlessly pejorative way? Why are Wikipedia’s entries on the 9/11 truth movement so obviously dictated by the forces behind the cover-up of the worst crime in US history?
Investigative journalist Helen Buyniski has some answers. She has published several articles on Wikipedia, including Wikipedia: J’accuse, Wikipedia: Rotten to the Core, and Wikipedia: the Modern Delphic Oracle.
“Our in-depth investigation has found that everything we’ve been led to believe about Wikipedia is a lie…Scratch the surface of the ‘free encyclopedia anyone can edit’ and you find a finely-honed propaganda machine manipulated by experts and used to destroy the reputations of those who dare question the status quo.”