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كيف نوازن بين مستويات المستخدمين؟ How do we balance the levels of users?

Proposal: Arabic Language هذا الموقع ستجمع -بمشيئة الله- صنفان رئيسان من الناس، هما: العلماء الطلاب والطلاب صنفان: صنف تتكلم العربية أصلا صنف لا تتكلم العربية أصلا وكل صنف على مستويات متفرقة، ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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 ...
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“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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Should we discuss not only language but culture as well?

Proposal: Ukrainian Language and Usage
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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."
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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Should the proposal name be changed to non-theist?

Proposal: Atheism We're all probably aware that the Atheism proposal has been tried in the past and did not get out of beta. I did not participate in that site, but I suspect that one of the reasons ...
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Are people who are casually interested in mythology discouraged from participating in this site?

Proposal: Mythology The proposal description reads: Proposed Q&A site for theologians, professors, historians and scholars who want to learn about the gods and their stories. All types of ...
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Do you know of any forums, lists, or other places to advocate for this proposal? Thanks!

Proposal: Constructed Languages This site is for people who wish to learn, practice, or discuss constructed languages such as Esperanto, Interlingua, Lojban, Klingon, and others. Questions about ...
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Poetry writing is already on-topic on Writers.se

Proposal: Poetry Poetry writing questions are perfectly welcome on the Writers.se site, and the poetry tag, while not most popular, gathers quite reasonable questions and responses. I believe ...