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

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What is the “culture” on atheism?

Why is Atheism in Culture section? Proposal: Atheism should be moved to Life section, because there is nothing cultural on it.
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Will Coptic Exchange allow argumentative questions or questions about other sects or religions?

Proposal: Coptic Exchange Will argumentative questions be allowed on Coptic Exchange? Examples are: Comparing to other sects Comparing to other religions Judging clergies decisions and acts ...
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Language of questions and answers in Coptic Exchange group

Proposal: Coptic Exchange I am purposing that both English and Arabic should be the official languages for Coptic Exchange. Once we define how we will write Coptic letters as well, we should often ...
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Nutrition in general

Proposal: Veganism and Vegetarianism Would a nutrition and diet site not be more useful? Questions relating specifically to veganism or vegetarianism seem too specific.
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Which Questions about Islam will be on topic? [closed]

As Arabic is one of (if not the) major language of Islam it's quit expected that some Questions may come from this corner (for example)! So it would be interesting to know and discuss which of them ...
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Is Atheism a boon or a curse to the world , considering current context of religious terrorism ? [closed]

Proposal: Atheism Is Atheism a boon or curse to the world ? Are people losing their morals due to atheism or are they making the world a better place to live in ?
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Should Ethics be allowed?

Proposal: Veganism and Vegetarianism When I originally created the proposal I was advised to disallow ethical questions as the tend to be opinionated and subjective. However, it's inevitable that ...
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Is “Greek language” too broad?

The Greek language has two entirely different worlds. The world of ancient Greek (attic, koine, classical) is quite distinct from the world of modern Greek. With such a massive scope, each and every ...
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How is language defined?

Proposal: Language Learning If I want to learn a new programming language is it on topic? How about written languages where the spoken form has been lost?
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Wouldn't this be too similar to English Language Learners?

Proposal: Language Learning The proposed title of this site, at the very least, makes it seem too similar to (and/or a possible duplicate of) the already existing SE community English Language ...
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Are requests for translation on topic or not? (Da mihi codez.)

Proposal: Latin Language It's inevitable that there will be many questions posed where the OP only wants to get some text translated to or from Latin. Do we want to encourage or discourage such ...
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Merging Secular Life, Atheism and Agnosticism

Proposals: Secular Life, Atheism These are interesting ideas, but I've seen similar attempts try and fail before. Would it be possible to combine both of the proposals as well as including ...
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Do we only want to “discuss the finer points of the language”?

The target audience of this proposal is: linguists, teachers, and students wanting to discuss the finer points of the Latin language This is more or less the same as every proposal for a ...
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Why do country specific proposals always fail?

Country specific Proposal Can proposals regarding a specific country be made? I can see from previous questions that country specific proposals have been tried before but there currently aren't any. ...
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Encouragement to practicize Latin also in questioning and answering. What do you think? [closed]

Well, let's start (my first question here) with just an idea. A good way to get familiar with a language is in my view reading texts written in it, but also (efforts to) write in it. There has been a ...
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Using Tags in Language Learning [closed]

Proposal: Language Learning As far as I know, there are roughly 6,500 spoken languages in the world today. And since one language can't be learned directly without the help of other, and one can't ...
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I've reached the question limit

Proposal: Romanian Language I just asked my fifth question and the system tells me I have to delete one if I want to ask more. I'm certain that I'm going to want to ask more questions as I continue ...
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Should we avoid questions that try to rigidly define vegetarianism/veganism?

Proposal: Veganism and Vegetarianism Some of the questions being proposed are asking about what people are 'allowed' to eat and what really counts as vegetarian/vegan. For example: As a ...
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How do we rate how destructive paranormal discussion is to society?

Proposal: Paranormal I'm interested in discussing the negative side effects of the proposal in order to fully vet out the worthiness of it. How would we collectively rate providing this type of ...
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Who is deleting all of the funny comments left on the questions? [duplicate]

Why is the moderator on the HUMOR stackexchange deleting funny comments on questions? For instance, someone asked about pranks in the old testament and someone replied with something along the lines ...
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Перекладацькі питання? / Will translate-to-Ukrainian questions be allowed in the proposed “Ukrainian Language” site?

Чи будуть дозволені питання щодо перекладу іншомовних слів/фраз/виразів на українську на запропонованому сайті "Ukrainian Language"? З одного боку, здається, що немає формальних причин це забороняти, ...
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Нелінгвістичні питання? / Will non-purely-linguistic questions be allowed in the proposed “Ukrainian Language” site?

Чи будуть дозволені питання, що не є чисто лінгвістичними, на запропонованому сайті "Ukrainian Language"? Адже спочатку я припускав, що "Ukrainian Language" буде містити лише чисто мовознавчі питання ...
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Важливо / ReadMe for the “Ukrainian Language” proposal

Ця сторінка є не обговоренням, а інформацією. Area 51 » Culture » Ukrainian Language — це сторінка пропозиції, тобто proposal, щодо створення сайту питань і відповідей про українську мову (в разі ...
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Ukrainian Language site name

Would it be better to change the site name (Ukrainian Language) to "Ukrainian Language Learners" or to "The Ukrainian Language" in order to comply with the rules of the definite article usage? See ...
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Чи можна вводити типові питання українською мовою? / What languages can I use in example questions for the proposed “Ukrainian Language” site?

Чи можна вводити типові питання для запропонованого сайту “Ukrainian Language” українською мовою? What languages can I use in example questions for the proposed “Ukrainian Language” site?
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Is creation of new language-devoted sites still allowed after the “Internationalization 'State of the Stack' - SE 2.0 Sites edition” was issued?

I ask not about sites like "Programming (in Chinese)" and "Cooking (in French)", but about sites devoted to specific language like German Language or Spanish Language. Important point: I assume that ...
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Wine has already a place in HomeBrewing

Proposal: Wine With the current scope: Proposed Q&A site for seasoned oenophiles & viticulturists to those who have newly discovered the world of wine. Has already a corresponding tag ...
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Етимологія і історія мови? / Are questions about word etymology and Ukrainian language history allowed within the proposed “Ukrainian Language” site?

Чи дозволені запитання щодо етимології слів і історії мови на запропонованому сайті “Ukrainian Language”? Are questions about word etymology and language history allowed within the proposed ...
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Should Veganism be extended to Vegetarianism?

Proposal: Veganism Veganism imho is a pretty narrow topic for a SE site. Should we extend this proposal to Veganism and Vegetarianism?
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Які мови дозволятимуться на сайті? / What languages will be allowed for use in questions and answers within the proposed “Ukrainian Language” site?

Якими мовами можна буде писати запитання і відповіді на запропонованому сайті "Ukrainian Language"? What languages will be allowed for use in questions and answers within the proposed "Ukrainian ...
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Яка цільова аудиторія? / What is target audience of the proposed “Ukrainian Language” site?

Яка цільова аудиторія запропонованого сайту "Ukrainian Language"? What is target audience of the proposed "Ukrainian Language" site?
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The site is closing in 2 months. Have you used all your votes?

Our current goal of the proposal is (at the time of writing): 39 more questions with a score of 10 or more So far we've used only around 20% (75) of our votes out of over 300 (67 followers * 5 ...
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Languages to be used in Asking , Answering, and Discussing?

We should agree if we use Arabic or English or both. In old closed website, we used both of them either for asking or discussing. If someone asked in English, the answer should be in English, and the ...
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Can we do something about Arabic font readability before getting into Beta?

This is a bugbear from the last Beta attempt. I am concerned that the matter is significant enough to affect the success of the site. Although this is something more for the SE developers, but it ...
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This is a new proposal for a closed one

This is a new proposal for a closed one. The first was failed cause: low commitment fulfillment very low traffic inefficient meta community Proposal: Arabic Language
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Final Review: Is the proper title “Second-Language Acquisition”?

Proposal: Language Learning When a proposal nears the end of the "definition" phase, the Community Team does a final evaluation to see if the proposal is ready to move forward. I'm wondering if ...
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Should we include Geography? Study related countries , maps, lands and culture?

I am much into Geography and always eager to learn about various maps , geographical information, Geo Politics and much more. So can we start new Geography brnach of stack exchange network? Edit ...
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Should Parapsychology also be included?

Proposal: Paranormal Should we include Parapsychology also in this site?
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Tried and Failed. We Need a Different Approach

Proposal: Atheism Four years ago, tHere was a proposal for an atheism site that made it all the way to beta. It was closed due to a lack of activity. For this one to succeed, it will need to have a ...
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The description should be changed to one sentence

Proposal: Hindi Language I propose that the description be changed to succinct one sentence and remove the fluff like / and abstractions, to make it more concise and straight-forward and ta the same ...
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Would “Language Overflow” be a good name for this site?

Proposal: Language Learning This is just a suggestion. As this site would contain questions about multiple languages, would the name Language Overflow be considered good for it?
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Does this include Religious Hebrew?

Proposal: Hebrew Language I know Mi Yodeya is the Judaism SE, but does Hebrew SE also include religious hebr
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How can we attract more respondents towards our proposal?

Proposal: Hindi Language How can we attract more respondents towards our proposal? Please suggest.
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What happened to the Scientology proposal?

There used to be a Scientology proposal on A51. I was looking to see what had happened to it, but it seems it's been deleted. I was thinking of reopening it but I'd like to know more about why the ...
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Korean Language Discussion Room has been created

Proposal: Korean Language To keep the interest in this going and to encourage more new users to commit here I have set up a chat room at ...
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Proposal: International Scouting

I think it would be nice to have a StackExchange site for scouting (http://www.scout.org/). There could be tags in the site representing questions specific to a certain country (e.g. Boy Scouts of ...
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Isn't Rambam a subset of Mi Yodeya?

Proposal: Rambam Mi Yodeya is already dedicated to Judaism, and even has a tag for the Rambam with 242 questions, ~80% of which have answers. Do we really need a dedicated site for this topic?
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Should this also include slavic culture, society, habits, or travel tips?

Proposal: Slavic languages Should this also their culture, society, habits, or travel tips? For me, definitevely yes!
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Should Romanian be included as a language for this proposal?

Proposal: Slavic languages Disclaimer: I also have my own proposal up for Romanian language. While Romanian does take up after languages such as Russian/Bulgarian, Romanian is also a langauge that ...