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Asking Question about Islamic history [duplicate]

When we say Islam we generally speaking about era of Muhammad(SAW) but I want to ask if we can asks question about Islamic history on this site which effected current state of Islam as Religion. Like ...
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Why Sectarianism is Ruining Your Site

This morning I spent a solid two hours clearing out a whole mess of flags, comments, and suspending users for inflammatory and nonconstructive remarks. Four days after ashes999 posted his plea for ...
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Islamic history, on topic?

As Robert explains in this post, we're trying to forge a Q&A site about Islam (the religion) rather than about subjects of interest to Muslims (the people). As for Islamic history, it seems to be ...
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Please vote based on quality

As a former moderator on one site that deals with religious texts, a user on the three strictly religious sites, and a participant on religious topics that pop up from time to time on other sites, I'...
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What should be done about question 10819?

What should be done about https://islam.stackexchange.com/q/10819/3487 ? Is it off-topic? And why is it so? What can be done to improve it? Is it salvageable?
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Islam SE: Not a Muslim Peer Support Group

I recently closed a question which raises an issue we've only just been skirting around. Remember that the purpose behind an "Islam Stack Exchange" is to build a compilation of knowledge about the ...
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Policy Discussions of Islam.SE

I have compiled a list of meta discussions regarding policies of islam.SE for easy reference. Topic of islam.SE and basics of asking, answering, voting, reputation and badges are outlined in the ...
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Why was the islamic law related question put on hold?

I am getting following message in the question https://islam.stackexchange.com/questions/17330/is-isis-performing-under-islamic-rules: put on hold as off-topic by goto, goldPseudo♦ 16 hours ago I ...
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Islamic political questions repeatedly closed down despite no consensus and valid rationale [duplicate]

A second question regarding Al-Quds day, (and the latest in a long list of questions on politics of Islam) was closed down unilaterally by a mod, despite the fact there's neither any consensus by the ...
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Arbitrary decisions again by a moderator

First of all the topic I was banned for was related to the tragedy in Mena, a topic significant enough on its own to invoke the sympathy and interest of any muslim. The cause of the tragedy is still ...
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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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Can we make a general “not Islam-related” off-topic close reason work?

In Replacing the off-topic close reasons? (draft), I proposed this as a draft off-topic close reason: This question is unrelated to the teachings of Islam. This includes questions about politics, ...
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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 ...