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What will/should the new Hebrew proposal do to avoid the fate of the previous one?

Proposal: Hebrew Language The previous proposal for a Hebrew site made it through Definition and then got 62% of the support it needed for Commitment, but stalled there and was closed. What will the ...
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Bad grammar in description doesn't bode well

Proposal: Culture, Traditions and Customs I read the description. There is a fragment: "of a people". It is clearly a bad sign for developement of the community.
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Change the title of the “Wicca” proposal

Proposal: Wicca The description states that other forms of neo-paganism such as e.g. Druidism are welcome. My experience is that many of the non-Wiccan neopagans want to be very clear that they are ...
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How Should the Site Deal With Arguments?

Proposal: Atheism The homepage for the Atheism proposal says the site is for "both 'believers' and atheists." If we decide that the site should indeed follow this path, then there is a potential for ...
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what is significance of ghungat in Indian culture [closed]

Proposal: Indian culture in many families in india there is a tradition to cover face with "Ghungat". why it is there. whats its important
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Change the name to “Rejecting Religious Dogma”

Atheism, Agnostism, non-theism etc .. we all want to throw religions away. This name would help unite all of us and create a broader group, while drawing a line against all the dogma groups - Hindu, ...
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What language is the Tamazight proposal in?

Proposal: Tamazight Example questions on the Tamazight proposal appear to be asked in French. Other languages that might make sense are Arabic and English, and of course Tamazight. What is the ...
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Why was close History in Spanish proposal?

Why was close History in Spanish proposal? what was the criteria to close it. http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/68616/history-in-spanish
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Should every question for Arabic Language have an English translation?

Proposal: Arabic Language Since the proposal for the Arabic Language is also for learners/beginners, does it make sense to have questions only in Arabic, without any English translation, as short as ...
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Could we discuss about daily life

Proposal: Japanese Culture In my opinion, daily life in Japan is different than other countries so it is important to know people's behavior, their personalities and better ways to live in.
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Latin language proposal restarted

Proposal: Latin Language The Latin language proposal has been restarted here. If there are any questions from the old proposal that we want to save, we have a period of time (3 months as far as I ...
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Title suggestions to allow questions from various sign languages?

Proposal: Sign Language The title as it currently stands may seems to imply only one sign language, which is not the case as @Emrakul stated. How can we make this site applicable to all the ...
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Are all sign languages on-topic?

Proposal: Sign Language There are around 300 known sign language in the world, but the title of the proposal and questions seem to assume there is only one singular sign language. What language(s) ...
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How to deal with dialects?

Proposal: Arabic Language This question recently made me wonder about this proposal: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/62022/arabic-language/67683#67683 whereby it essentially asks for a map ...
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ماذا سنفعل بالمشاركات التي تنسخ العربية بحروف أجنبية؟ What to do about transliterated posts

Proposal: Arabic Language ماذا سنفعل بالمشاركات -خاصة الأسئلة- التي تنسخ العربية بحروف لغة اخرى؟ فمثلا السؤال: What is the difference between the usage of 'Rasoolahu' and 'Rasoolihi'? يسأل ...
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Is this a duplicate of philosophy.se?

Proposal: Ethics I'm not understanding what the topic of this proposal is supposed to be. More importantly, how is it going to differentiate itself from philosophy.se?
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Re-open request

Proposal: Opinions sorry, didn't know where to put this, but there is a reason people and other mods left this. It fills a niche that no other site does, people can get others opinions. So I would ...
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Duplicate of EL&U and ELL

Proposal: The [UK] English language British (UK) English is already fully covered by English Language & Usage and English Language Learners.
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Cross-Applicability of Topics with the Feminism and Gender Equality Proposal

Proposal: LGBT+ Could this be better-suited if combined with the Feminism and Gender Equality proposal? I recognize that they're quite different matters (at least in some cases), but I suspect many ...
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A public Freemasons site is tautological

Proposal: Freemasonry Fact 1: StackExchange is for creating expert Q&A sites. Fact 2: The best experts and "prosumers" of Freemasonry would be Freemasons themselves. Fact 3: Freemasonry is a ...
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How good is questions like 62412 going to fit the topic of this proposal?

Proposal: Arabic Language This question is good in general in my opinion: I want to learn specifically Moroccan/Maghrebi Arabic. How can I get locals to help me with their dialect rather than ...
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“Tamil People's History” should be mostly on-topic at History and Hinduism, and what's left can go to Mythology when it hits beta

Proposal: Tamil People's History The proposal's blurb reads as follows: Proposed Q&A site for people researching details for factually established histories and other legends and myths of the ...
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Any possibility we could expand this to Japanese life and culture?

Proposal: Japanese Culture I am here building on jmac's idea that the scope is not well-defined (even as I support the idea) Any chance we could expand this to Japanese life and culture? Or is it ...
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More promotion across the Internet

Proposal: Polish Language Hey folks, we must move on! After 10 months we still hadn't reached 60 followers. We must post links to the community across the Web to make people interested in helping us. ...
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Will the Latin proposal be closed in August?

Proposal: Latin Language The proposal was started on Dec 6, 2012, and two years since its creation will be reached in December 2014. As far as I understood from this post that new rules (1+1 years) ...
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Also support தமிழ் stackoverflow & தமிழ் மக்களின் வரலாறு?

Do follow and support proposals for more Tamil projects, thank you. உலகத்தில் 77 மில்லியன் தமிழர் இருக்கிறோம். உலகத்தில் 81 மில்லியன் ஜேர்மனியர் இருக்கிறார்கள். 4 மில்லியன் வித்தியாசம் மட்டுமே. ஆனால் ...
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Are English questions allowed about Arabic

Proposal: Arabic Language Would this proposal allow English questions about Arabic? For example: How could I tell whether تَنَاوَلْتُ is past I or present she? All I have seen so far are peple ...
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Are questions to translate [this text] from [this language] into English on-topic?

Proposal: Constructed Languages I would think you could zillions of those kinds of questions. For instance, in the http://xkcd.com/191/ comic, there is the following text in Lojban: zo'o ta jitfa .i ...
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Should this proposal be merged with the Languages proposal?

Proposal: Constructed Languages The Languages proposal reads: Proposed Q&A site for polyglots, learners and geeks interested in both natural and constructed languages. It seems like this would ...
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Are there really more than 200,000 tribes in Indonesia?

Proposal: Budaya dan Bahasa Indonesia It seems unlikely that there are 200,000 tribes in Indonesia. Perhaps the creator could indicate the source of this information? This Wikipedia article gives a ...
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Are questions going to be asked in Greek?

Proposal: Greek Language In the questions of this site, are the questions going to be asked in Greek or English?
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Can we reach out to the users of the Chinese and Japanese Stackexchange sites?

Proposal: Korean Language and Usage Perhaps the Korean Language Stackexchange would be of some interest to the users of the Chinese Language and Japanese Language Stackexchange sites. Is there any ...
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Stack Overflow in Korean 이용하신 분들께 부탁합니다

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Korean) 저는 한국말과 한국문화를 사랑하는 사람이에요. 한국말을 잘할 수 있는 사람들이랑 서로 한국어를 공부하고 싶어서 새로운 Stackexchange 웹사이트를 추천했어요. 한국어와 이용, 한국 열혈팬, 한국어 전문가 한국어 또는 한국어 문법, 한국 문화를 배우고 싶어 하는 누구나를 위하여 ...
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Is Pastafarianism the correct place to also discuss other spurious philosophical meanderings such as flat earthism?

Proposal: Pastafarianism There is also a flat earth society, that takes itself pretty seriously. http://theflatearthsociety.org/cms/ Should these questions also be on topic?
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Slow Proposal Progress

Proposal: Mythology Moving forward, the beta step seems to be a challenge because Mythology currently has only 60 committed members. However many more actually joined the proposal. How can we get ...
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What is up with all the down votes on Pastafarianism, should supports be concerned?

Proposal: Pastafarianism Anyone who has posted a question, looked at the voting results, or read a couple of comments under questions; is aware that a lot of questions in the Pastafarianism proposal ...
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How can we improve this proposal?

Proposal: Korean Language and Usage What are some ideas on how to improve this proposal? My idea was to have a stackexchange site for learning Korean, mainly for beginners. But perhaps it would be ...
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Popular enough for its *own* site?

Proposal: Gaming-Speedrun is on-topic at Arqade already. With 5 questions asked. Why should this be given its own site?
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Should this be expanded to include Greek etc

Proposal: Latin Language Perhaps it would be better for this proposal to extend to (ancient) Greek, and perhaps to other languages. It seems unnecessary to have a separate sites for Latin, Greek, ...
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Should this proposal be merged into “Indian Languages”

Proposal: Hindi Language There exists a proposal of "Indian Languages". It encompasses "Hindi" language too. There is also an important discussion, which questions the consistency of the forthcoming ...
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What do you think why do we need this site?

Proposal: Sikhism You might be knowing that on Stack Exchange there are several sited based on different religion. How do you think that this site is important as like them and how it can help ...
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Does identifying central text reference help define the the quality of questions?

Proposal: Pastafarianism After only 2 months since the site was proposed we are about two thirds of the way to the next phase. As I write this we are only lacking 1 follower and about 20 questions ...
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What is covered under the “+”?

Proposal: LGBT+ What specifically is covered under the "+" for this proposal? Its hard to say what is on or off topic when you have a potentially very, very broad base.
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We need more diversity, talk to your colleagues!! (About perceived duplicates and unsuccessful proposals)

First of all I'll say I love love love StackExchange. And I think it'd be awesome if communities from more fields of knowledge would spill their expertise to the CC internet. TL;DR We should be ...
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When did Area 51 go full-on X-Files?

http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72406/possession-study-of http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72176/exopolitics http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72074/ancient-alien-theory ...
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Would “pagan” possession also be on topic?

Proposal: Possession - Study of This proposal seems tailored specifically to Christian views of possession as either demonic or divine, and the latter only when the possessing entity is the Holy ...
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Possession - Study Of

Proposal: Possession - Study of Is this viable for StackExchange?
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Is 'Abrahamism' a duplicate of 'Comparative Religion'?

Proposal: Abrahamism The two proposals Abrahamism & Comparative Religion look a lot a like. Are they duplicates?
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Should all questions about Shinto be on topic at Japanese Culture?

Proposal: Japanese Culture Now that Hinduism and Buddhism have launched, Shinto is the largest coherent religious tradition without a Stack Exchange site (atheism/agnosticism/irreligion ...
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Why can we have a women in technology site, but not a site for men in technology?

Proposal: Men in Technology I proposed this site yesterday, only to find it had vanished this morning. It was probably a technical error, but it could also have been closed. I think there should ...