"Deleting Wikipedia?" was the subject line of the e-mail I received as well. It also, as usual, included the claim that if enough donations were received the campaign would end early. That hasn't been the case in the past when campaign goals are met.
On Tue, Nov 13, 2018 at 6:04 PM Pine W <wiki.p...@gmail.com> wrote: > There is a report from a user on Jimbo's talk page on ENWP regarding > receiving fundraising a fundraising email with the subject line "[NAME] - > Deleting Wikipedia?" > > In previous years I've disagreed with some of WMF's fundraising choices, > and it would be unfortunate if in the era of "fake news" becoming > mainstream WMF chooses to continue to be a part of the problem. If this is > happening then I request that WMF put a stop to it. Regardless of how > effective it is to send misleading fundraising appeals and that WMF has > received minimal repercussions for doing so over the years, it's wrong and > it should stop. > > Pine > ( https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Pine ) > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l > New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>