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Let's combine Atheism in to Secularism

Let's combine Atheism into Secularism, so that we can have a broader and stronger audience combining Atheists, Agnostics, Freethinkers etc than just Atheists. (I'm an Atheist myself) Secularism: ...
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Too narrow/redudant: Close?

Proposal: Uncommercializing Holidays I can't see anything coming under this that can't be answered in SE Economics or SE Personal Finance or SE Philosophy. It could probably fall under a number of ...
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How is World War I and II not a duplicate of History?

Proposal: World War I and II How is World War I and II not a duplicate of History?
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Everything here is on-topic somewhere else

Proposal: Nothing What can this proposal provide that existing SE sites cannot? Looking through the example questions, they're all borderline acceptable (at the least) elsewhere on the network.
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English for Language Users

Proposal: English Language Learners My basic issue is that ELU is for linguists, etymologists, and (serious) English language enthusiasts. ELL is supposed to be for English learners And we still ...
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غرفة دردشة للمقترح Chatroom for this proposal

Proposal: Arabic Language لقد تم تكوين غرفة دردشة مؤقتة لهذه المقترح لها هدفان رئيسان هما: ترويج المقترح، أو على اﻷقل تأييد الترويج لها جمع الملتزمين ومؤيدو هذه المقترح في مكان واحد إلى حين وصول ...
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To all who propose for- “Merge the “Yoga and Meditation” and “Hinduism” proposals?”

NO we cannot Merge the “Yoga and Meditation” and “Hinduism” proposals. Even Yoga and Meditation is a part of the so called religion Hinduism, it is very different aspect of it. Personally I am not ...
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How does Biblical Hermeneutics mesh with the new Christianity.SE site?

Proposal: Biblical Hermeneutics Question: Christianity.SE has 7 questions tagged hermeneutics at the moment. How many of those have at least one answer that qualifies as good/great Enough validity ...
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Five more people for the Portuguese Language proposal

Proposal: Portuguese Language At the time of writing, we've gathered 108 followers and have 38 out of 40 questions with 10 votes or more. We have less than five days left to find (& upvote!) 2 ...
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To follow is not enough, 40 questions with +10 are also needed!

Thus, if you want the site, you have to vote. This vote decides, which questions will be ontopic there, and which won't. Although the site have the needed 60 followers soon, it is not enough. Simply ...
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Are creating ConLangs on topic?

Proposal: Constructed Languages If I was creating a language for my world would questions about the languages the cultures be on topic? It is at WorldBuilding.
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How down to 7 from 3 questions?

Proposal: Hinduism How did this happen? I doubt that only 10 vote questions are downvoted by someone?It was down to 9 actually, I changed some of my votes to make this 7 now..
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Is the 'Yoga and Meditation' proposal really also about meditation?

Proposal: Yoga and Meditation The proposal name is 'Yoga and Meditation', but in the proposal description I only read about Yoga. There is no mention of meditation. Is this site really about both, or ...
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இந்த தளத்துக்கு வல்லுனர்கள் தேவை - விளம்பரம்

இந்த தளத்துக்கு வல்லுனர்களை வரவேற்க என்னென்ன வழிகள் உள்ளன. உங்கள் வட்டத்தில் உள்ள வல்லுனர்களையும் நண்பர்களையும் இங்கு வர செய்து அவர்களை இங்கே பங்கேற்க செய்ய வைக்க ஆவன செய்யுமாறு கேட்டு கொள்கிறேன். ...
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Only a few questions to go

Proposal: Pastafarianism It seems like there is a big drop-off in number of votes for questions that have less than 10 votes. I'd suggest people examine some of the other vote count questions and see ...
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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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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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So many Hindi speaker & supporter Still Proposal Closed?

Proposal: Hindi Language I have been following this very long time. As per my opinion there are two many Hindi Speaking People around the corner of stack-exchange but still this proposal go close? ...
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I followed the proposal, what's next?

This discussion topic is for new followers who want to contribute to a proposal. Here is what you can (and should) do: Add example questions that can be asked when this site goes live (or in beta). ...
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Suggestion to Change the Title of the Existing English Forum

I support the idea to create a new forum for ESL people. On the other hand, the title of the existing English forum, English Language and Usage, becomes somewhat misleading in that case. I naturally ...
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What about joining forces on “Scandinavian Languages” proposal?

I created Scandinavian Languages proposal that should help in joining forces and reach beta based on my question which got some positive attention. What do you think about this? This basically for ...
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Atheism and Agnosticism: they're on different axes, not different points on the same axis (except often in practice)

Proposals: Secularism, Atheism (This is not a question, nor is there a problem. This is just a linkable document to ensure we're all on the same page as these proposals are crafted.) The ...
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Possible overlap: Politics

Proposal: Right to Information Is everything included in this on topic at SE Politics? My impression is yes.
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Most of the example questions on the Geography proposal look like they belong on Earth Science

Proposal: Geography Here are some of the example questions: Are there tectonic plates on any other planets in our solar system, and if so, is there evidence of movement? How are cliffs eroded? How ...
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Khmer merged into this proposal

Proposal: Southeast Asian languages Hi all, Just to let you know that I'm deleting my proposal for Khmer which didn't generate enough interest, and that I plan to support this Southern Asian ...
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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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Possible subject of fitness

Proposal: Yoga and meditation It appears that the originator does not want to discuss the religious aspects of Yoga. I cannot see a whole lot to talk about concerning meditation. I would believe ...
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How is the restart of the Yoga and Meditation proposal going to be different?

Proposal: Yoga and meditation The previous Yoga and meditation proposal has been closed about a week ago because after one year, the proposal was still stuck in the definition phase. How it this ...
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Expand the proposal to a taxonomically broader scope

What do you mean by "Alternate?" No matter how you look at it, though, I'm pretty sure it's already covered. If you mean fictional histories, I would say they belong at scifi.stackexchange.com. If ...
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What are the guidelines (next to the obvious ones) that new proposals should adhere to?

I am involved in the the currently proposed Q&A site Buddhism, and as a user who is relatively new to Stack Exchange I'm learning e.g. there what does and what does not seem to work in Stack ...
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This proposal is not a dupe

Proposal: French language I don't agree that this is a duplicate of 'correct French usage'. It's a more generic forum that covers that, and translations. It seems too granular to split French ...
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Sad skeleton proposals

Proposal: Taoism What I generally dislike: when folks open proposals and then (seemingly) do absolutely nothing to build or promote them from then on. There are quite many sad skeleton proposals of ...
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What are some _typical_ questions that we want to see?

Proposal: Latin Language Right now (21-Jan-2015), most of the example questions are of the “frequently asked” variety. For example, “What conventions exist for using loanwords to describe things that ...
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Would stack exchanges in Japanese be able to go to beta?

Given that there's already a Stack Exchange that uses Japanese, if someone created a stack exchange proposal that used Japanese, would it be able to go into beta, without the dreaded "This launch is ...
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Please remember to “Share This”

Proposal: Freemasonry It is important that we get this SE's existence out as we need 50 people to "follow" to proceed to the next step. Please use the "share this" link on the left to help promote.
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duplicate or overlap with Literature

Proposal: Quotes Isn't this an overlap with Literature?
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தமிழ் மொழியும் இலக்கியமும் - Tamil Language and Literature has been restarted

If you find this interesting kindly follow the same Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Tamil)
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Cartoons and Web Comics

I don't know about American English but in the UK a "Cartoon" can be either printed or an animated video. To me there seems to me to be an obvious relationship between the Proposal: Cartoons and the ...
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Are requests for identification on topic? If so, which ones?

Proposal: Body Modification Some stacks allow identification requests, some don't. Should this stack allow them? Also, I can imagine different kinds of identification requests. Questions like "what ...
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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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Is it encouraged to discuss topics related to Literary Chinese(文言文) here?

Proposal: Chinese Language & Usage Although we chinese seldom use Literary Chinese in ordinary life, there are still many words or usage from Literary Chinese. I think it is good to learn some.
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Related tag on Philosophy SE

Proposal: Taoism There are already a couple of related questions (and answers) on Philosophy SE (tag taoism).
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The Maltese Language proposal

Proposal: Maltese Language For a successful site, you'll need a fair number of active users and a number of learners who help by asking questions. The number of Maltese learners is, I assume, very ...
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Duplicate of Linguistics

Proposal: All Languages Is this proposal not a duplicate of Linguistics? If not, how do the scopes differ?
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Could we perhaps communicate in German?

Proposal: Living in Germany Könnten wir vielleicht auf Deutsch kommunizieren?
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Yiddish forum: Posting language?

Don't know if it's too early to ask this; it's a question about the would-be future Yiddish forum. I doubt I will convince this crowd to post their stuff in English...but can English posts (about ...
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Is it possible to integrate a keyboard for sites of Languages with non Latin script?

For sites like Russia SE, Arabic SE etc, is it possible to integrate a respective keyboard to the sites?
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Should the Scottish Gaelic proposal include discussions regarding the Scots language?

Proposal: Scottish Gaelic While Scottish Gaelic and Scots are very different and represent different cultures in Scotland, there are still cultural ties between the two. Should the Scots language be ...
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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 ...