Linked Questions

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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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Are "defend yourself" style posts ever constructive?

I have seen a number of questions by various users which seem to take a "defend yourself" tone: One form of example (but hardly the only one) would be questions which provide a basis of a common fiqh ...
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Recent fluctuations in reptuations!

There's been major fluctuations in users' reputation recently (-670 for me for example!). Reasons provided according to the profile reputation section are either "removed users" or "serial voting" or ...
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should a moderator be free to use his power to promote his own view?

how moderators should be moderated. as an example a moderator who edits words of Wahhabi to Sunni without any notification is not abusing his powers? there are many sects of sunni which are not ...
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Dealing with users who use questions to express their criticism of Islam/Muslims

This is about users who use the site to post and express their or other people's (typically negative) views and opinions about Islam/Muslims. For example, several of BROY's posts have a clearly non-...
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Is this a Salafi site?

Is this site controlled by Salafis? As I see many question answers from Salafi perspective. thanks
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What does the community think about goldPsuedo's recent moderation decisions?

The community has probably seen my recent meta complaint “Be nice” or protecting ideologies with history of violence from criticism. I am writing this because I had another delete crackdown on my new ...
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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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Illicit behavior and abuse and censorship

In Islam community, I raised a challenge (due to the my first comment) that illustrates the problems of the Islamic religion and needs to be clarified and examined in order to determine whether what I ...
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More devotion of users

(I don't want to be suspended or deleted or anything like that, sorry for my slight rant) I feel that whenever I see a deep question about Islam on Islam.SE, it/they is/are sometimes answered in a ...
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Why was my answer deleted?

My answer to this question was deleted because a moderator came to the wrong conclusion that I plagiarized the answer. It was not anywhere near plagiarism. How can I get my answer reinstated?
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Who controls the moderator?

Recently I had posted an answer on Islam Beta on the question What does 786 mean? It indeed is a good question with many detailed and substantial answers. Seeing the above answers with lots of ...
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How is it effecting us as a community when 90% of the answers are refering to one source (islamqa.info)?

Most of the answers in islam.SE are based on references from islamqa.info, almost always being just a copy-paste answer. I've made an analys of the links used in the questions and answers and I found ...
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Does meta need to explain every closed question?

I was going through meta questions and there are a lot of questions that just look selfish that get heavily voted, instead of asking how the site works or how to improve things they just ask people to ...
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Ask specific question to a particular sect?

Ask specific question to a particular sect? E.g. asking question to Shias only or asking question to Sunnis only etc. Is this allowed or not? And if not then why?

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