The Culture category includes proposals in subjects like language, religion, society, groups, and politics.

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Where to ask about the views of different religions on a matter?

There are several sites for several religions. But some people are very keen to study and know about the views of different religions on different matters. Where would they ask? Should they ask the ...
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Cannabis, A culture item or a scientific one?

Proposal: Cannabis Would culture or science be the best category for this proposal? Culture keeps it under a large umbrella and that can include the scientific aspects?
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Let's have some more good example questions for Paranormal

Proposal: Paranormal If this proposal is to get anywhere, we need some more good example questions. There's a limit of five per person. We have got some good ones already - have a look at the list - ...
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We're almost there

Proposal: Korean Language Our proposal finally completed it's commitment phase and is now going into private beta I would like to thank everyone who supported the proposal, and congratulate the ...
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Renaming it to “South Asian Language family”

Proposal: Indian Languages I am planning to rename "Indian Languages" to ""South Asian Language family" Reason being diversity! I see proposal like Bangali/ Hindi/Tamil !! I feel all will end up ...
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'Imaginary' should not be included in the definition for a group about Tulpas

Regardless of people's personal beliefs on the subject there is absolutely no requirement that the definition of Tulpas include reference to them being 'imaginary'. Indeed, people who have had ...
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How can this site keep from becoming bigoted?

There are a lot of good, honest, fair-minded questions proposed here including: What is the motivation, if any, for secular couples to marry? When someone sneezes, what can one say to be polite ...
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Should sexual dreams be allowed in Dream Interpretation?

Given the propensity for the people to have dreams about sex and sex related topics, do people think it would be acceptable for DI.SE to allow questions about this topic. I could see things getting ...
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how does brit.lit. fit into this proposal?

Proposal: British Culture I am trying to formulate a question about Anthony Burgess's "A Clockwork Orange", but it's a fictional story about England by an English author. Does therefore it count as ...
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Is this a subtopic of Cognitive Sciences?

Couldn't most of these questions fall under the tag of dreams in the Cognitive Science website? Proposal: Dream Interpretation
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Is Child Socialisation distinct from Parenting?

What is it about Childhood Socialisation which makes it distinct from Parenting? Wouldn't it draw audience away from Parenting, and if so, what are the advantages of having it as a separate site? ...
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Why is Irish included with British Culture?

Proposal: British Culture Includes distinctions between English, Welsh, Scottish, and Irish cultural identities I'm surprised to see Irish here. Ireland/Éire is a different island than Great ...
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What is covered under our rainbow umbrella?

This question made me wonder if we are sticking with Lesbian, Gay, bisexual, Transgender and Queer only or we are covering all non binary gender and sexuality? Do born third gender people going to ...
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Do people think there are definite answers to questions about the meaning of dreams?

Should there be any particular standards of rigour applied? Should referencing be required? If so, what sort of sources for reference for dream interpretation should be allowed? Proposal: Dream ...
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Upvote not giving rep

I wrote an example question for my Dream Interpretation proposal which was downvoted then immediately upvoted back to zero. However, it appears I am still carrying the downvote but not the upvote. Is ...
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Are more basic Ukrainian questions allowed?

Proposal: Ukrainian Language Stack Exchange sites generally don't allow simple questions that can be answered by "just googling it". But where there may be easily accessible answers available for ...
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Split Indian languages into several different proposals

Proposal: Indian Languages Indian languages from the North (Hindi, Punjabi, Gujarati, etc) have literally almost nothing in common with South Indian languages (Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, ...
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Indian language seems to be a much broader proposal. Support it

Proposal: Sanskrit Language Proposal: Hindi Language Proposal: Tamil Language Proposal: Indian Languages Proposal: Bengal & Bengali Language The proposal Indian languages seems much broader ...
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Why should we limit our proposal to learning?

Proposal: Learning Indian Languages See this question in this proposal for example: Kannada is closer to Tamil than to Telugu in language-wise, but closer to Telugu in script wise.So can anyone ...
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Did we miss any language?

Proposal: Learning Indian Languages Here is list of languages we can think of. Please add if we missed any language! Assamese Awadhi Bagheli/Baghel Kh Bagri Rajasthani Banjari Bengali Bhojpuri ...
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Are the specifics of constructed languages on topic?

Proposal: Constructed languages It seems obvious that the creation of conlangs and the discussion of constructed languages as a topic are on topic. However, are very specific facts about languages ...
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Wouldn't all the subjects of “European Union Treaties” be all on-topic on Politics.SE?

Proposal: European Union There is already a site for Politics. Questions about the treaties of the European Union would be on-topic there. So why defining another site?
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What actions can followers be encouraged to do to move the proposal to the 'commit' stage?

Proposal: Sanskrit Language Here is my list, you are welcome to add: 1. Using all your upvotes 2. Asking 5 sample questions 3. Inviting friends to follow 4. Take an active part in the discussion
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Would “Dutch” cover Afrikaans, Frisian or Low German?

Proposal: Dutch Language Dutch is more or less closely related (culturally, geographically, linguistically) to other Germanic languages. Which of these, if any, would be on topic on this proposed SX ...
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Are questions on this site to be written in Tamil?

Proposal: Tamil Language Tamil is my second language, having grown up with it at home. Since I'm not completely fluent in Tamil and I've joined this site mostly to learn from others, is it necessary ...
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Let's post more questions, feedback, and votes

Proposal: Soviet Union Hi, all. Let's post some questions we have regarding the USSR. Everyone gets only 5 questions, so think of what you want asked and answered, and post it. Everyone has only 5 ...
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Broader Indian Languages Site

Proposal: Kannada Language Did you consider to propose … a pan-Indian languages site, which would cover all languages spoken and originating in the Indian subcontinent (probably including ...
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Isn't the target audience for this site too narrow?

Proposal: Dutch Language Personally, I'm very interested in being able to ask questions and learn more about the Dutch language. But the site summary says "Proposed Q&A site for students, ...
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Lets Recommend, Let's Share ! Bring Questions!

Thanks for checking in so quickly! Keep sharing the love for Indian Language Learning and we'll get this site through to a beta site soon . I am 100% sure everyone will get the benefits from this ...
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We need activity!

The proposal is already more than 10 month old, approaching the 12 month limit for automatic closure. While the number of followers is slowly growing, we need more activity in the questions. Please ...
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Should this site be extended to cover all Balto-Slavic languages?

Proposal: Slavic languages -- Should Baltic languages be included within the scope of this site proposal? Reasons for might include: potential interest in discussing the differences between ...
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On topic at history

Proposal: Soviet Union This site is on topic on the History se.
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Would topics in any language be welcome?

Proposal: Esperanto The majority of questions would likely be in English, but then we all want to try out our Esperanto too... and it seems silly to limit to just those two languages. Would ...
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In addition to English, do we allow questions/answers to be in any Slavic Language?

Proposal: Slavic languages I've noticed this on other SE sites too, like Russian Language. They allow English and Russian to be used there interchangeably. For my part, I hope the answer is yes.
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Should questions generally include information about the OPs native language? [closed]

Proposal: Language Learning Looking at some of the questions, like should I learn Chinese or Japanese first, clearly the answer to these sorts of question hinges in part on the OPs native language. ...
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Good example questions sought! For example, perhaps in these areas

Proposal: Paranormal Those who want Paranormal.SE to become a reality, please post some more good example questions, or encourage others to post some! Each person is allowed to post a maximum of ...
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Problem following the proposal

Proposal: Tamil Language I have shared this site among my friends and online community such as online groups. Till now 4 members have said that they clicked the Follow button but the number of ...
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Fake languages?

Proposal: Language Learning Are made up languages like Klingon on-topic? What about more realistic ones like Esperanto?
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How is this different from individual language sites?

Proposal: Language Learning We already have plenty of sites for learning languages, like Spanish, English and Portuguese. Each of these is for its own language. What will this site do differently, ...
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RfC sent to what-if.xkcd.com

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Questions sent along to what-if: A little over a week ago I sent the following message along to the contact address one can find at what-if. I'll post any reply I ...
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This subject matter is already well-covered by Skeptics.SE

Many if not all questions for this proposal would be on-topic for Skeptics.SE. Proposal: Paranormal
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Should there be a conspiracy Q&A?

The link to my proposal : Conspiracy I'm proposing a Q&A community that focuses exclusively on : generally accepted historical conspiracies, like the assassination of Julius Caesar or the ...
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What would be a better title?

Proposal: Cultural Exchange This proposal was started in a discussion here, in which one or two titles appeared. Does anyone have a better title?
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Overlap of Skeptics?

Proposal: Conspiracy SE already has the Skeptics ... while the tag says "scientfic skeptisim, it also seems to be the place to go for conspriacy, judging by the questionsm
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Are constructed scripts and writing systems on-topic?

Proposal: Constructed languages Many constructed languages come with a writing system that uses a script which has been artificially constructed as well, often by the same author(s), e.g. JRR ...
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Rename “LGBTQ SE” to “Gender SE” or “Rainbow SE”?

Proposal: LGBTQ Few years ago, the commonly used acronym was LGBT, the Q for queer is a rather recent addition. We don’t know whether there’ll be another letter become hip soon, like I for intersex ...
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What are the advantages of single language sites over collective ones?

It has already been asked at the current Lojban proposal, but not at the Esperanto and Constructed Languages proposals, why it would make more sense to have a SE site dedicated to this single ...
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Hebrew Language seems like it already is part of Mi Yodeya

Proposal: Hebrew Language How is Hebrew Language different than the close to 500 questions already asked on Mi Yodeya using the hebrew tag? If questions regarding the Hebrew language seem to be on ...
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Is Romanian literature allowed here?

Proposal: Romanian Language Can I also ask about literature on the Romanian Language site or is it off-topic?
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Is Trivial too broad?

Proposal: The Trivial Question Exchange I saw this site this morning and expected it to be closed by now. This proposal fall into the 'everything is in scope' bucket. These proposals are usually ...