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

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
11 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

“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 ...
2
votes
0answers
19 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
10 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

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) ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
29 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
15 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
24 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

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?
2
votes
1answer
73 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
131 views

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 ...
-4
votes
1answer
50 views

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?
2
votes
1answer
18 views

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 ...
8
votes
2answers
120 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
45 views

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 ...
7
votes
1answer
132 views

Lets keep this proposal alive

Proposal: Korean Language The Korean language proposal was recently closed as not viable However I believe that this stackexchange could have succeeded, if it had gained enough visibility When I ...
2
votes
0answers
25 views

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?
-1
votes
1answer
40 views

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, ...
-4
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
-2
votes
1answer
36 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
37 views

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 ...
6
votes
2answers
107 views

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.
1
vote
0answers
14 views

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 ...
12
votes
5answers
233 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
44 views

Possession - Study Of

Proposal: Possession - Study of Is this viable for StackExchange?
0
votes
2answers
45 views

Is 'Abrahamism' a duplicate of 'Comparative Religion'?

Proposal: Abrahamism The two proposals Abrahamism & Comparative Religion look a lot a like. Are they duplicates?
6
votes
1answer
98 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

What about non-tobacco nicotine products? Vaporisers / E-cigarettes / Patches / Gum

Proposal: Tobacco As the title says, I'm unclear as to whether the more modern nicotine products would be on-topic for this site or whether it's exclusive to tobacco? There's another proposal, ...
-3
votes
2answers
187 views

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 ...
5
votes
2answers
148 views

Should we have a site for just one gender? Can we have a site for people of color in technology?

Proposal: Women in Technology Isn't it a bit sexist to have a proposal for "ladies"? I'm sure if a proposal was created for "People of Color in Technology" it wouldn't be permitted so similarly we ...
3
votes
0answers
47 views

“Ladies” in site description

Proposal: Women in Technology Would more people read through this proposal and contribute if the word "ladies" was replaced with "women"? Proposed Q&A site for ladies in technology and ...
-4
votes
1answer
69 views

Why do we actually need separate sites for religious literature?

Proposal: Pastafarianism All religious sites on SE are actually about the literature. Christianity is about what the christian literature like the bible says about what the god portreted there want ...
5
votes
1answer
51 views

What would we do with superstition related questions?

Proposal: Hinduism I don't know about other religions, but, I being a Hindu, know that we have a lot of crazy superstitous practices. I don't follow them, but I know a lot of people who do. They are ...
2
votes
1answer
27 views

Should we discuss not only language but culture as well?

Proposal: Ukrainian Language and Usage
14
votes
2answers
216 views

When Hinduism is shaping out for launch?

Proposal: Hinduism I think its already been 3 weeks since the proposal has reached 100% commitment. So, When are we going to have our Hinduism community.
3
votes
1answer
60 views

Should questions be limited to only those with direct Gospel/Canon relationships

Proposal: Pastafarianism In the group of questions with 2+ down votes (Example question votes as of May 26 2014) we have a question about protein substitutes and one about fedora's As a ...
7
votes
2answers
117 views

ترجمة اﻷسئلة واﻷجوبة الانجليزية translate english?

Proposal: Arabic Language يبدو لي حين نطلع إلى البيتا أنه سيوجد أسئلة مطروحة في غير العربية وكذلك اﻷجوبة، فهل علينا أن نشترط لكل شي غير عربية أن تترجم إلى العربية؟ translate: It seems to me when ...
12
votes
4answers
133 views

Music recommendation is not a good fit for StackExchange

Proposal: Music Recommendations This proposal is not a good fit for StackExchange because every question will be opinion based, and will be a list.
0
votes
1answer
23 views

What differentiates this from questions relevant to China on the Travel SE site?

Proposal: China Looking at some of the questions on this site, it seems that they would also be things I'd expect to see on the Travel.SE site. What differentiates the content of this site from ...
2
votes
3answers
135 views

english support only?!!!! مشكلة عدم دعم اللغات الاخرى

Proposal: Arabic Language لقد تصقحت الشبكة ستاك اكستشانج هذه و رايت انه هناك حوالي مئة موقع لكن سبحان الله كلها تدعم اللغة الانجليزي فقط. فما سبب عدم دعم شبكة ستاك للغة العربية؟ من مشكلات عدم وجود أي ...
2
votes
1answer
94 views

Staff or moderator assistance requested.

Proposal: Pastafarianism Staff or moderator assistance requested. The question Please review this draft message promoting the Pastafarian proposal is intended to be a community approach as part of ...
7
votes
2answers
97 views

It's time to look ahead

Proposal: Hinduism At the time of my writing this, our Hinduism proposal has attained 93% commitment. It won't be long before we get into the Private Beta phase. So, it is almost time that we look ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

I would like to submit a StackExchange proposal for the topic “Cultural Marxism.” Where do I go from here? [duplicate]

After reading through Area 51's FAQ, this is the closest I've come to figuring out how to propose a new stack exchange site: specifically dedicated to "Cultural Marxism."
6
votes
1answer
108 views

Should the proposal definition be changed?

Proposal: Arabic Language I don't think the current proposal definition: Proposed Q&A site for people who want to learn the Arabic language is befitting for the site we would like to ...
7
votes
1answer
53 views

What would be the criteria for defining on-topic questions here? Are questions about constructing languages on-topic, for instance?

Proposal: Constructed Languages For instance: Questions about constructing languages How many speakers must a conlang have? Do we answer questions about the grammar of conlangs? What would ...
4
votes
1answer
64 views

What is considered canon?

Proposal: Mythology What is considered canon in these forums? Eg.: Most of Indian mythology has been taught through word of mouth and stories from families handed down through the generations.
4
votes
1answer
279 views

Please review this draft message promoting the Pastafarian proposal

Proposal: Pastafarianism The following message is intended to be appropriate for copy and paste promotion of the Pastafarian proposal on area51.stackexchange, as with all work on a stack exchange ...