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GoldPseudo is a censor

GoldPseudo censors comments and answers according to personal and radical ideology . He must be removed as moderator. Treat this as a complaint. I am here to learn about Islam. GoldPseudo makes Islam ...
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Why there is so many negativity in this community?

I'am so sorry to say this, but each time i answered based on what i believe to be true, solid reasoning behind it and a couple of research, there are people who disagree, downvote, and trying to argue?...
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Read this before declaring "it's not fair"

0. What is this post? We get occasional meta posts where a user basically decides "it's not fair" for some reason or another. The content here should be considered basic background ...
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What about the Islamic State?

I recently commented on a question criticising the belief of the so called Islamic State, al Qaeda, Boko Haram, etc. I was told by a member that I could not use such language / disrespect their ...
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We need to set a standard for fatwa questions

The issue of allowing fatwa questions on this site has been brought up before. The two most pertinent examples I recall are, Islam: Should requests for rulings and/or fatawa be permitted? A higher ...
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Were these comments deleted inappropriately?

I am raising this issue of double standards on behalf of a moderator by the name goldPseudo. Though I know he is very active and does this site a fair share of favour. However, I strongly believe ...
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The importance of writing complete answers: How to stop opinion-bait from ruining your site

First of all, I would like to point everyone to the seminal blog post "Real Questions Have Answers"; I know I've linked to it a few times in the past, but I think plenty of people here really could ...
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Is being an atheist; crime in this community just like Islamic countries

The question speaks for itself. Islamic countries bring shame to world by executing people who do not believe in God. Being an atheist, I do not want this website to exist on internet under an ...
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Proposed revision of the FAQ (on-topic) page, February 2017

Here's my proposed revision of the on-topic page. It's basically a complete rewrite, adding ideas from the meta, and combining them with ideas from the other sites and their meta sites. The previous ...
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Lots of questions are inappropriate and having/regarding the adult content?

Not feeling like visiting the site anymore as its having lots of questions being asked on adult content or sexuality on daily basis, and almost all the questions are duplicate. many are inappropriate ...
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What are the established off-topic reasons?

Established off-topic reasons I think we need to reconsider the list of off-topic closure reasons, and I plan to propose revised close reasons in a subsequent post (they were last considered in 2013). ...
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What types of apologetics do we want to discourage?

In Islam—Stack Exchange is not for debates or apologetics, Jon Ericson ♦ writes: ... But this just isn't the place for apologetics or da‘wah. If you insist on aggressively promoting your particular ...
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Survey of attitudes regarding arguing in comments on StackExchange sites

This is intended as a reference post. I survey the attitudes of the StackExchange team, and users and moderators of StackExchange sites regarding arguing (also referred to as "debating" and "extended ...
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The many alternatives to arguing in comments

Despite the comment page specifically saying "comments are not recommended for... secondary discussion or debating a controversial point; please use chat instead" and despite multiple meta ...
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I'm unclear on what qualifies as "Truth"iness and apologetics, and how to deal with it

For this answer, I suggested via an edit that the following section should be removed due to being "Truth"y (and a false analogy): Some oppose slavery because they are brainwashed to think slavery ...
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Why was my answer to "How can I defend Islam as being a peaceful religion?" deleted?

My answer to this question was deleted. At that time, it had a total score of 0 (2 upvotes, 2 downvotes), and was the accepted answer. Screenshots of the full answer with complete comment section can ...
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SE Islam is not really Pluralistic

Note: I've given this as an answer to another question, but since it is very likely to get downvoted (for reason stated below), and as it deserves to be discussed I'm making this as a "discussion" ...
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Can we ask the view of both Shia & Sunni in a question? (If we recognize it won't make a bad argument...)

Occasionally we can recognize that the answer of a question (from the view of both Shia and Sunni) will relatively be pretty the same, but we want to see the precise answer of them, then, can we ...
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How will we be handling the Shia and Sunni difference?

Shia and Sunni Islam can at times have a huge "view difference". How will the moderators, community and the rest manage this?
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Why don't I get a chance to fix "offensive" language?

In the following post I used a term "crazies" to describe people who corrupt religion. I could have removed it if I was asked to. Maybe the general answer is "offensive" but it is a valid answer, and ...
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How to handle opinion based questions fairly

Many of the answers on islam.stackexchange are really one faced. I have nothing against the different of opinions that exists. But the problem is that many times only one opinion is being shown. In ...
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Can we open 73 sect question?

The question https://islam.stackexchange.com/questions/24755/the-hadith-foretelling-that-islam-will-split-into-73-sects is very legitimate and has abackground. How can we know which one of 73 sects is ...
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Why was my answer deleted for question "How should punishment be carried out for stoning?"?

I had an answer on the question: How should stoning be carried out? Which answers the question that was asked: I am confused here: I understand that the stoning comes from the hadith and not the ...
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Is Islam only Praying? Isn't Muslim community a big deal in Islam?

I asked a question about Islam idea according to Hadith and Quran about Muslim's world. And it became on-hold and closed. Why can not we discuss about Islam Rawayat for politics view. Is Islam only ...
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How can we discourage users from using the site to preach Truth

Even (almost) three years since the site opened, answers on the main page are still far more heavily "Truthy" than neutral/academic: Many posts are written with a bias that "Islam" has exactly one "...
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My answer has been deleted and I've edited it

I'm referring to the question Are there any schools of thought which consider the science of Fiqh to be Bidah? My answer now is as follows: As i haven't heared of such a school and as there's no ...
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Why does this SE site issue out more downvotes without comments than other ones?

Islam is the religion of truth (which makes the topic easy to discuss), but persecution punishing people for asking in the form of anonymous down voting is rampart. I think people are sensitive about ...
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More freedom or more limits?

I read a lot of people saying there should me more limits, more methods of discouraging answers or questions, or that this site should be secular (which is a sect in a way...). This is ...
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Is there any sort of freedom of speech in this community?

Bismillah al-rahman al-rahim From this question which I have answered: https://islam.stackexchange.com/q/24755/9329 As an American convert to Islam I was shocked for how a Muslim can treat another ...
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I read a thing does this mean...?

I've noticed a trend in questions, in which basically a question is asked of the form "I just read a [fatwa|ayah|hadith], does this mean [extrapolated ruling applicable to all Muslims everywhere]?" A ...

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