British tabloid The Sun and the Associated Press report that Wikipedia vandalism was part of a campaign to bully and intimidate Moira Cameron, the first woman to join the Beefeaters, the ceremonial guards of the Tower of London. The Sun reports that two Beefeaters were suspended in connection with the bullying and a third is being investigated, and that "One suspect was cautioned by police after Moira's entry in online encyclopedia Wikipedia was tampered with."
Sometimes what happens in certain controversial articles is the style of the article goes downhill, even as the quality of the content is improving.
Boston Review on The Wikipedia Revolution
Journalist Evgeny Morozov, who researches the political effects of the Internet, has a wide-ranging review of Andrew Lih's The Wikipedia Revolution entitled "Edit This Page: Is it the end of Wikipedia?" in the Boston Review. Beyond the book itself, Morozov focuses on recent research and journalism that points to the challenges Wikipedia faces in building on its past success. The article also features a lively comments section full of diverse viewpoints.