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If you're asking about a historical society, surely it'd be on topic on the existing History site?

Proposal: Indus Valley Civilization (Ancient India) This seems like it should be on topic on History.SE. Is there a reason we need a site for a specific civilization?
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Should we vote strategically?

Proposal: Greek Language The next stage needs 'more questions with a score of 10 or more', a target more quickly reached if users transferred their upvotes from those questions with > 10 upvotes to ...
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Should it be more generic, like Hungary and Hungarian language?

Proposal: Hungarian language Hungary itself is also confusing enough :) On one hand, this might attract a broader audience, on the other hand, it rather aspecific. What do you think?
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“confusing Hungarian language” in the description

Proposal: Hungarian language Why does the description have "confusing"? All languages are confusing to those who know nothing about them. And all are not confusing to native speakers. I find it ...
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Open for suggestion on Malaysian Language proposal

Proposal: Malaysian Language Hi, is there any ideas or suggestion on the topic of this proposal, so it'll covers broad area regarding Bahasa Malaysia or included for all ethnic languages in Malaysia ...
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Suggestion for example questions for proposal [closed]

Proposal: Malaysian Language Hi, firstly I wish this won't be mark as off-topic since it's trying to meet the purposes of meta sites. Kindly have your suggested example questions & discuss on how ...
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Invitation into SE Proposal [closed]

sorry if this is off-topic & breaking the rules applied here. Really appreciate if gets supported for those keen. Purpose of post it here since this proposal, even different, placed in same ...
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Stateless Societies on-topic on Politics?

Proposal: Stateless Societies Aren't all those questions already on-topic on Politics?
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Translate all defining questions

I think it would be a good thing to have all the defining questions for this proposal in both English and Arabic, this will make voting on them easier. Proposal: Arabic Language
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“How does a flat society do X?”

Proposal: Anarchism We're starting to bulk up on hypothetical questions about how anything centralized could happen when no one is in charge. The answers will always be imprecise and full of caveats ...
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SDA in scope at christianity.se

Proposal: SDA http://christianity.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/seventh-day-adventists
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Etiquette and Interpersonal Skills

The Etiquette proposal has a lot in common with the Interpersonal skills proposal. Not enough to make them absolute dublicates, but there's still a lot of overlap by the look of the existing suggested ...
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Will this site be for actual translations between language x and language y?

Proposal: Translating I understand, that as of now, this site is only for questions about the methods and techniques of translation. Are actual translations between one language and another within ...
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Trump’s election started it, true, but it is about more: more on this proposal

Proposal: Progressive Politics In case the timing was not obvious enough, this proposal was triggered by Donald Trump’s election at the presidency of the United States. However, my intention in ...
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Isn't it too broad?

Proposal: Slavic languages Proposal mentions piling up Czech and others western Slavic languages, but Russian etc are also Slavic. BTW there's a typo (czeski błąd :)) Salvic/Slavic.
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Are questions about Hebrew learning resources are welcome?

Proposal: Hebrew Language In the answer to the question Are recommendations for language learning resources on topic? stated, that each individual site can decide whether the recommentation questions ...
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Should questions about Ukrainian written in Russian be allowed here?

Proposal: Ukrainian Language Please, just don't take this as trollling. This is a very subtle issue but I guess it's better to discuss here. Let me start with some facts: The thing is that huge ...
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Recommend changing proposal name to Stateless Societies

Proposal: Anarchism This has been proposed before, and a clear issue was that the terms 'anarchy' and 'anarchism' have many different meanings to different people, even from academic and historical ...
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Aren't “Lost Civilizations” part of “History” and/or “Anthropology”?

History, an active SE, or Anthropology, a proposal in progress, seem like they would cover "Lost Civilizations" pretty well. How would this proposal differ / be better? Proposal: Lost Civilizations
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Should conlangs include critique/help on parts of users' own conlangs?

Proposal: Constructed languages I'm not clear on exactly whether a constructed languages site would include this. For example, if I were to post a question like "What are the fundamental problems ...
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Are historical forms of etiquette to be considered on topic?

Proposal: Etiquette Are historical forms of etiquette to be considered on topic? For example: What are the historical forms of medieval etiquette in Greece? What were the differences in etiquette ...
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Freemasonry is similar to Secret Societies, Conspiracy and Illuminati

Proposal: Freemasonry Topics suitable for Freemasonry totally overlap Secret Societies. There's also a partial overlap with Conspiracy and Illuminati. Which added value is this new proposal ...
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How will this site be moderated? [closed]

How will a Stack Exchange site about Anarchism be moderated? Proposal: Anarchism
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Should LGBTQ cover Gender Non-Conforming people?

Proposal: LGBTQ Should the LGBTQ stack cover Gender Non-Conforming people (people who engage in practices that are often not considered "appropriate" for their gender) who are not gay or transgender? ...
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What languages should we allow people to post in on the Aramaic Language stack?

Proposal: Aramaic Language Should we allow questions that are not in English? Allowing people to ask questions in Aramaic makes sense, and we might also consider allowing questions in Hebrew and ...
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How can we promote the Dutch Language proposal?

Proposal: Dutch Language The Dutch Language proposal has a sufficient number of followers, at least according to the formal criteria for SE proposals. However, the number of questions with 10 votes ...
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Possible duplicate of Fringe Science

Proposal: Agartha Possible duplicate of Fringe Science. Agartha is part of the fringe science of Hollow Earth Theory as well as fringe archaeology and history.
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Ways to push the proposal

Its being 9 months since I created this proposal, we still need to have more 5 followers and 34 questions with 10 score to go the next phase: commitment. We should not allow the proposal to fall in a ...
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Will this proposal fail again?

After a short burst of activity, consisting in copying question from the old proposal to the new one, we are stuck again in a phase of one month with no activity. There are yet only 28 questions with ...
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Casinos & Gambling - what area would this fit in?

I am considering a proposal for something of the above. A sample description is This site is for gamblers, casino and industry professionals, and those interested in aspects of the games, ...
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Will this site allow other reduced-meat diets?

Proposal: Veganism & Vegetarianism Does this community have an interest in offering health advice, recipes, etc to encourage reduced meat diets such as pescetarian? Would these diets be ...
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Can we please fix the title of this proposal?

Proposal: Feminism & Women Rights It should be "women's rights". "Women rights" is grammatically incorrect.
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Why do proposals for a feminism stackexchange keep failing?

Proposal: Feminism & Women Rights is another attempt in a long series to establish a feminism stackexchange site. I remember several similar proposals over the past years. I also remember some ...
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Should questions be only in English or can they only be in Dutch?

Proposal: Dutch Language When/if Dutch Language SE goes into beta, should questions be only in English or can they also be asked in Dutch? On German Stack Exchange, questions can be in either English ...
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How can we attract commitment to Veganism and Vegetarianism?

Proposal: Veganism and Vegetarianism How do you suggest we gain committers to our site proposal? Things that spring to mind: Creating a Community Promotion Ad which we then submit for review on ...
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Paranormal subject description is discriminatory

The subject description is Proposed Q&A site for phenomenon believers in: Psionics:Psychokinesis/Telekinesis; ESP:Astral/Lucid/RV/NDE/OBE; Energy:Meditation/Consciousness; Magic:Occult/Healing/...
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Let's chat about Paranormal

The current state of Paranormal site proposal is not clear and many people confuse what's on-topic or not. Given the fact that almost every question has around 50% of downvotes as much as upvotes, I ...
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Shouldn't Flemish be included in “Dutch”?

While there are differences in pronunciation, the order of the words in a sentence and expressions as well as words I think the similarities win out. I've not seen it stated explicitly that it is ...
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Are questions allowed fully in Tamil script?

Proposal: Tamil Language I saw some questions in Tamil script(whole question in Tamils cript) in the proposal samples. But how can people who don't know Tamil script can read them? Many people who ...
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What happened to the old Hebrew Language proposal?

Proposal: Hebrew Language There seemed to be a Hebrew Language proposal on this site, and it had more than 120 commiters. Where did it go?? Seems like it vanished!
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Badges for expert Esperanto speakers

Proposal: Esperanto Language Will there be some way to know the experience level of the people answering the questions? It would be reassuring to see an "expert badge" or something and to know that ...
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Permissability of translation reviews

Proposal: Esperanto Language For example, in the Duolingo Esperanto Learners group on Facebook we have the hashtag #KOR or "Korektu min" (Correct me) - People can post their content that they've ...
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Will it be strictly reserved to so called “natural products” or will question about GMO products will be also allowed?

Proposal: Vegetarianism Since vegetarian/vegans... have the tendency to fall into naturalist beliefs ("what is natural is good, what is artificial is bad") I was curious to know if questions related ...
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Will questions about Greek culture be considered on-topic?

Proposal: Greek Language Will questions about Greek culture be considered on-topic in this proposal? For example: Will questions on the clothing worn in ancient Greece be on-topic?
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Should sites about a language be in that language? [duplicate]

Should sites about a language be written in that language? Let's say there's a site proposal about the Spanish language. Should the site proposal's description and example questions also be in that ...
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How Should Aramaic Text Be Presented?

Proposal: Aramaic Language Should Aramaic text be transliterated using Hebrew characters? If not, how would the site standardize the Aramaic Scripts used? Which fonts? Could a tool be provided to ...
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Duplicate of SFF.SE

Proposal: Star Wars This is entirely cvered by BOTH Science Fiction and Fantasy and Movies SE.
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Renaming to Indic Languages

Proposal: Indian Languages I think "Indic Languages" would be even better name, as it will encompass more diversity (e.g. Tamil from Sri Lanka). Finding enthusiasts in Indian languages is a ...
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To our new followers

Proposal: Tamil Language We have seen a sudden increase in the number of followers to our Tamil language proposals and many are new to this network itself. However I wish to convey some message to ...
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Is History of Things too broad?

Proposal: History of things I think this is cool, but also way, way to broad. I mean, this could cover everything from how Star Wars was made to how an ancient custom came about. Is there a way this ...