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Nearly two years ago, one of my co-workers at the time wrote http://meta.islam.stackexchange.com/questions/275/why-sectarianism-is-ruining-your-siteWhy Sectarianism is Ruining Your Site, warning y'all about the dangers of allowing inflammatory, accusatory discourse to flourish.

Also way back whenway back when, I warned y'all of the dangers of allowing answers that plagiarized or heavily borrowed from other sources to proliferate here. And yet again and again I return here to see folks who really should know better asserting their right to leap face-first into this easily-avoidable pitfall, turning the aforementioned accusations and vitriol on anyone who would pull them away from it.

  1. Don't copy without attributionDon't copy without attribution
  2. Don't post answers that are mostly quotes from othersDon't post answers that are mostly quotes from others
  3. If you struggle to write in English, just do your best and ask an editor to help you improve it.
  1. Verify that the offense is real (if it is not, decline the flag)
  2. Immediately delete the offending post.
  3. Then leave a comment so that the author is aware of what happened:

    We require that answers consist primarily of the words of their authorprimarily of the words of their author, and that all quotes be clearly marked as such and attributed to their respective authors. If you can abide by these rules, you may post a new answer here.

  4. Allow authors to re-post answers when the new answer corrects the problems identified in the old one. Refrain from undeleting answers that were originally plagiarized - this just rewards trickery.

Nearly two years ago, one of my co-workers at the time wrote http://meta.islam.stackexchange.com/questions/275/why-sectarianism-is-ruining-your-site, warning y'all about the dangers of allowing inflammatory, accusatory discourse to flourish.

Also way back when, I warned y'all of the dangers of allowing answers that plagiarized or heavily borrowed from other sources to proliferate here. And yet again and again I return here to see folks who really should know better asserting their right to leap face-first into this easily-avoidable pitfall, turning the aforementioned accusations and vitriol on anyone who would pull them away from it.

  1. Don't copy without attribution
  2. Don't post answers that are mostly quotes from others
  3. If you struggle to write in English, just do your best and ask an editor to help you improve it.
  1. Verify that the offense is real (if it is not, decline the flag)
  2. Immediately delete the offending post.
  3. Then leave a comment so that the author is aware of what happened:

    We require that answers consist primarily of the words of their author, and that all quotes be clearly marked as such and attributed to their respective authors. If you can abide by these rules, you may post a new answer here.

  4. Allow authors to re-post answers when the new answer corrects the problems identified in the old one. Refrain from undeleting answers that were originally plagiarized - this just rewards trickery.

Nearly two years ago, one of my co-workers at the time wrote Why Sectarianism is Ruining Your Site, warning y'all about the dangers of allowing inflammatory, accusatory discourse to flourish.

Also way back when, I warned y'all of the dangers of allowing answers that plagiarized or heavily borrowed from other sources to proliferate here. And yet again and again I return here to see folks who really should know better asserting their right to leap face-first into this easily-avoidable pitfall, turning the aforementioned accusations and vitriol on anyone who would pull them away from it.

  1. Don't copy without attribution
  2. Don't post answers that are mostly quotes from others
  3. If you struggle to write in English, just do your best and ask an editor to help you improve it.
  1. Verify that the offense is real (if it is not, decline the flag)
  2. Immediately delete the offending post.
  3. Then leave a comment so that the author is aware of what happened:

    We require that answers consist primarily of the words of their author, and that all quotes be clearly marked as such and attributed to their respective authors. If you can abide by these rules, you may post a new answer here.

  4. Allow authors to re-post answers when the new answer corrects the problems identified in the old one. Refrain from undeleting answers that were originally plagiarized - this just rewards trickery.

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