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Next issue: December 10, 2021 (Issue 404)

Last week, in Issue 403: 157,943 users made 781,503 changes to 368,958 articles on English Wikipedia. The top articles for the week:

  1. SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant (948 changes by 217 authors)
  2. Deaths in 2021 (576 changes by 77 authors)
  3. 2021 BWF World Tour Finals (414 changes by 51 authors)
  4. 2021 Davis Cup Finals (389 changes by 72 authors)
  5. Oxford High School shooting (375 changes by 63 authors)
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