This was posted on the Carl Brandon site this week.
Re: Black Science Fiction in Wikipedia
The following message is from Jenn (who is having trouble posting
messages to CarlB list):
Please Help with Wikipedia issues:
I need help! There is currently a fight going on to delete the
fiction by writers of color. The excuse for the deletion is ---
"Two basic concerns here - Everyone has a skin colour it is an
Second it may have some relevancy on the biography pages, but what
on earth does it have to do with their fictional output. It maybe a
subject of the work but that is different from the colour of the
See the discussion here:
I know that Wikipedia is crazy and all but I still think that this
is worth fighting for. We will be erased ya'll!!