An edit on Edward Snowden’s Wikipedia page was done a day after he was granted a one year asylum in Russia. The user’s IP address was rapidly traced back to the US Senate, it is not clear if the person is an active senator, a staff member or an intern, but the change certainly originated from the Senate.
The edit was describing Snowden from a dissident to a traitor, according to the entry’s changelog.

While opinions may be divided on what Snowden really is, Wikipedia generally snuffs partisan edits out pretty quickly.


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