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I really want to discuss Anarchy. What is the best way to do that?

I see this proposed Anarchism Q&A site, and I really want to discuss what Anarchy is or how it would work or even could it work at all. What is the best way for me to do this? Proposal: Anarchism ...
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Define Anarchism

Proposal: Anarchism Please define it. As I understand "Anarchy", it means "Chaos". So this whole talk about "anarchist society" seems like an oxymoron. I'm sure I'm not the only one baffled by this, ...
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On 'Sex and Intimacy' should spoiler tags be used to hide sketches/diagrams/images?

Proposal: Sex and Intimacy The existing question Will this site be safe for work? and answer by Robert makes it fairly clear the site is not going to be heavily censored. An answer by Shadow Wizard ...
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Will this site be safe for work?

Proposal: Sex and Intimacy My assumption is that significant number of StackExchange users access the site during work hours. Is the site going to be safe for work? What if there is a need to post ...
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Should we aim that no gender or sexual orientation is underrepresented in the commitment phase?

Proposal: Sex and Intimacy My very rough impression from the avatars is that, for example, there are more men than women who committed to this proposal. I think we should somehow aim to have people ...
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Stack Exchange is the perfect forum for debates

Proposal: Debates - Any Topic Stack Exchange is a perfect forum for debates. Without debates, science wouldn't evolve.
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This is not what Stack Exchange is for

Proposal: Debates - Any Topic Debates - at the moment - seems to be full of subjective questions - or non-subjective questions. For example, 'Apple vs. Microsoft' has no true answer, as does 'Would ...
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Do you find drinking coffee with milk (or instant cream) some kind of deadly sin? [closed]

Or maybe as for instant coffee there are no rules, because instant coffee is against any true coffe drinkers' rules? Do you happen to commit such sins yourself? Or if not brewed at home, then only ...
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how does one get involved during the commitment phase?

It's not extremely clear to me what is expected of me after pressing the commit button. I'd like to help. Proposal: Coffee
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This seems like a duplicate of Academia

Proposal: UNI.LU There's only one example question (which appears to not fit the proposal), but it already seems like this is a duplicate of Academia, which is well-established and doing pretty well. ...
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Covered by Parenting?

Proposal: Antenatal It seems like this proposal is already covered by Parenting.SE, currently in public beta.
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Are questions about special forces on topic?

Proposal: War and Weaponry I personally think that 'special-force questions' should be on-topic as they offer a great variety of interesting discussions and Q&A's between those who have been ...
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Is the Proposal title Scents & Smells likely to encourage participation?

Proposal: Scents & Smells Since I am not a native speaker and the words for smell and scent don't have perfect matches* in my mothertongue (german) I was wondering if this proposal title is ...
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Possible duplicate of The Great Outdoors?

Proposal: Emergency Preparedness TGO already has a survival tag. I can't see any reasons why almost all of the example questions wouldn't be in scope at TGO. Also TGO is struggling to keep the ...
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Although I have committed, I have something to say

Proposal: Lifehacks This will be a great site. However, I think about 80% of the questions with answers will be answered by the asker. This is because if you know the problem, you likly know the ...
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Why can't 'Nutrition' be merged into 'Health'?

Proposal: Nutrition There have been several health-, diet-, and nutrition-related proposals for several years now and none of them have ever gotten further than Health, which has turned out to ...
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Seems to be a possible duplicate of outdoors.SE

Proposal: Ultimate Survival Outdoors.SE already has the survival tag. So questions about this proposed site already seem to be on topic for that already existing site.
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Isn't that similar to the Scouting and Lifehack sites?

Proposal: Ultimate Survival Isn't Ultimate Survival very similar to what is offered in Lifehacks and Scouting sites?
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Why do we need to have separate proposals for each social movement?

Proposals: Equal Rights, Feminism and Gender Equality, LGBT+, Women in Technology I know that movements clash with each other all the time, and everyone wants their own space free from everyone else ...
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How will we treat questions like “Can you look over my contract?”

Proposal: Law I imagine it wouldn't be uncommon for someone to draft up a contract, or to be given one, and then come to Law.SE and ask "Does my contract look good?" or "What does this contract ...
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Healthy diet looks like a duplicate of Health

Proposal: Healthy diet Healthy diet looks like a duplicate of Health. Proposed Q&A site for physicians, doctors, medical specialists, dietitians and anyone with health-related questions ...
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Plenty of topics still to cover here

Proposal: Tea The tea proposal has 38 followers, but less than 10 different people have proposed questions. The last tea proposal had plenty of followers but not quite enough 10+ questions to make it ...
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Cultural Difference

Proposal: Social Conventions If this site takes off, I think one important thing to do may be to make sure that we're clear on the cultural background of the person asking, or the cultural context of ...
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Doesn't Firearms fall in the scope of this site?

Proposal: War and Weaponry The firearms proposal : http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72511/firearms This is the firearms second reboot. The first one failed because of the lack of activity. ...
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Is “Visas” alone too specialised?

Proposal: Visas Broader coverage, say "Travel Regulations", might increase the appeal.
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How will we discourage people asking for, or giving, legal advice in Law?

Proposal: Law Even in the proposal phase, Law seems to be attracting questions of the form "Is it legal for me to...", "How can I..." and so forth. There are two different problems with questions ...
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Why three dots instead of the word in description?

I wrote a proposal that used the maximum number of characters in the description. I looked at it under the list of new proposals, where I found the description truncated with three dots(...) replacing ...
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Is this a safe place?

Proposal: Men’s Circle One of the basic commitments of a circle is that the circle is a safe place for men to be. The things that we learn about others in a circle are to be held in confidence. Of ...
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“General” is not a viable proposal

Proposal: General This is not a viable proposal, because there are reasons for having specific SE sites.
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Wouldn't this be very subjective?

Proposal: Be Awesome As the title suggests, wouldn't this proposal lead to subjective answers? Primarily due to people being individual and hence, having different views of what would lead to and ...
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What differentiates this proposal from politics.se?

Proposal: Law Politics.SE looks at the processes and policies of governments. Law is wisely keeping out of "specific legal advice," but can you fashion any questions that would be on-topic in law.se ...
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Why are people asking questions but not following?

Proposal: War and Weaponry There are several questions here, but no one other than me has followed the proposal. Are people trying to see how it is going to shape before deciding?
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Duplicate of LGBT+

Proposal: Homoverflow is already covered by http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/72607/lgbt
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Are questions about adaptive solutions (artificial limbs, braille, etc) in scope?

Proposal: Health I just noticed there are no questions about adaptive solutions in the example questions. There have been a couple of previous failed attempts to create a site specific to addressing ...
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Is it ever alright to either reference or recommend

Proposal: Lifehacks The book, Lifehacks, itself, by Adam Pash and Gina Trapani -- either for solutions or suggestions on how to frame possible hacks? The book, itself, obviously has ideas that ...
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How to deal with the issue of health information constantly changing due to the nature of scientific research?

Proposal: Health Questions on health never change, but the answers to them do. This would be a good question for Meta once the site is launched, but we should start thinking about it now. The ...
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Health has joined the commitment phase!

Proposal: Health I'm pleased to announce that the Health proposal has just now joined the commitment stage. Please show your support for the first Health.SE site by committing to this proposal.
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How to deal with nutrition questions, especially the problem of crackpot theories?

Proposal: Health As a Cooking moderator, I've seen my fair share of "healthy eating" questions. We always close them with the hammer, because they make the worst kind of question: nobody has the ...
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Change to Human Relationships (or Social Relationships)?

Proposal: Relationships I think a title change to one of the above might make it clearer this isn't restricted to romantic/sexual relationships, and in doing so potentially attract a wider audience. ...
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Should question about mental health be on-topic?

There was a proposal for a Mental Fitness Stack Exchange. The site made it to private beta, but was closed after 6 days due to lack of activity. Should questions concerning mental health be on-topic ...
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Would these kind of questions be considred on topic? If not, then how should they be framed to make them on-topic?

Proposal: Health What is the way to cure the rough hair when the hair spa fails to help? What is the way to get rid of the redness that appears on the skin immediately after threading the upper ...
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Why aren't these questions included in existing sites?

Proposal: Résumé Review and Interview Prep I think questions about résumés and interviews for "students, and professionals" would already be found in The Workplace and Academia (though "nailing the ...
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BDSM is In scope at Sex and Intimacy

Proposal: BDSM I believe all of this is on topic at Sex and Intimacy which has a broader scope and more likely to succeed as a proposal.
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Recommendations to make progress

Proposal: Coffee Could you share ideas on how to spread the word about a proposal? The banner generated by the site is one thing but it gets as many views as the site it get to... I have so many ...
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Questions about feminism's view on X aren't answerable

Proposal: Feminism and Gender Equality Several of the definition questions treat feminism as a monolith, and not as a collection of independent thinkers who often share ideas but also often disagree. ...
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Read please if you are on this proplsal

Proposal: Traffic rules Ask about: -Traffic signs -Rules of driving -The difference between road objects Don't ask about: -Car engines -Cars Make sure to put you're country name so the right ...
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Is “Living and working in USA” for Americans?

Proposal: Living and working in USA Is this site intended for those who were born in the US and lived there all their lives? If not, then it would seem to be a duplicate of Expatriates.
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Limiting the View of Sex and Intimacy to Minor Users

Proposal: Sex and Intimacy Is it possible to limit the viewers of this site to 18 only when it comes to public beta? Or should we limit it now? There are many topics there that is not suitable for ...
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Will the Health SE have an option to ask a question anonymously?

Proposal: Health Many people prefer to keep their health issues private. As such, I imagine that many people will not want to have questions about their personal health linked to their Stackexchange ...
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SwagOverflow - Clothing

I haven't seen a StackExchange site about clothing yet. If there is, please forgive me. I have a place in mind, where you could ask questions about your outfits or clothes, or what to buy. Doesn't ...