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Can anybody please undelete my deleted posts?

There was a question which has been deleted by a moderator and there are some that I deleted, and I was thinking to undelete all of them so that this time, I can improve my posts including the one ...
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Can we add the 'spam' and 'rude or abusive' reason for flagging on 'close' so then voters can vote to close it as 'spam or rude/abusive'?

This question that has been vandalised by its author and other questions that are spam/rude or abusive needs to be closed down. However, the only way to close it down for the reason of being spam or ...
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Why goldpseudo closes, puts on hold questions annoyingly?

Goldpseudo has been accused by many in the past, for his extremely rude behavior. He is only interested to run the site to please creators of this website He engages in serial downvoting. May Allah ...
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Is this site being abandoned and neglected?

I can spot a huge difference between how his site was two years ago and how it is now, these differences are listed below: Off topic and silly questions that are related to culture rather than Islam. ...
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A discussion about moderator qualifications

In your personal opinion, what qualifications should a person have to become a moderator of an Islamic community page ?
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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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Welcome to the bot friendly site

I’m welcoming myself to the bot friendly site. I lately discovered that any stack exchange site’s sole purpose is just to maintain a Q & A wholly and solely for academic(1) purposes. Here Islam ...
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Are all the flags put on and all the edits made reviewed by moderators?

Someone suggested me to put up a new meta post talk about reopening these questions, Angel Jebril AS [on hold] Why is Dajjal not mentioned in the Quran? [on hold] But, this(Does meta need to ...
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Do the moderators get paid & Shall we reappoint the moderators?

Having high interest in any field is fine, but moderators seem to be doing it more as a Job than as a Hobby. Some moderators are really annoying new users by down Voting a lot. If the content is not ...
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Unidirectional editings [duplicate]

I posted this answer sometimes ago, and I saw that it was edited by goldPseudo♦. I had explicitly mentioned that a hadith was narrated by Shia scholars and some Sunni scholars. I had mentioned the ...
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Why was I suspended in chat for having an intellectual debate?

An hour ago, I had a chat room discussion with another user regarding a political issue, and yes! it was about the 9/11 incident and what we thought to be the real culprits of those terrorist attacks. ...
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Who are the moderators in Islam Stack Exchange?

I'm relatively new here and I want to make myself more familiarize with Islam Stack Exchange. Who are the moderators? How and where can I give my suggestions to optimize Islam Stack Exchange?
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How are pro tempore moderators appointed and can they be replaced?

I see many meta posts complaining against the alleged action of moderators; particularly goldPseudo. As these posts keep coming up, I would like to know if it is even possible for a mod change to ...
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When should a post on the main site be deleted?

There seems to be a lack of consensus on when a question or answer should be deleted and this frequently leads to conflict on the site. We should discuss the issue clearly and reach a clear policy. ...
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Moderator abuse of power? [duplicate]

Nearly all of my answers and questions are either being deleted or put on hold, despite meeting all the criteria/not breaking any rules to my knowledge. Example: Does Allah commit shirk by swearing ...
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Issues with moderation

This is about the issues I have observed with the moderation on this site. I know that we had/still have some issues with how some users behave on this site that make moderation a difficult task. ...
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Too strict moderation by goldPseudo Moderator

Today and since I have joined islam.se, I have seen that almost all of the decisions made by the moderators against other member and me, are too much strict. Today, during a chat thread, I was blocked ...
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Can we improve moderation?

I have argued in the past either in chat or on meta that we have a couple of issues with moderation here. I am writing here once again in hope of improving it. Problem 1 - Ego Issue I asked this ...
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Do moderators “see” who flagged a post?

I found this related SE QA but it is not apparently clear to me, if moderators can see who flagged a post? As a side question, I flagged a post, it said "declined" but the moderator did take action ...
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Why my answer to question 12848 is not undeleted?

My answer to the following question (https://islam.stackexchange.com/questions/12848/did-yazid-order-his-soldiers-to-kill-imam-hussain) was deleted for plagiarism. I believed that this is not ...
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How to deal with a rude and aggressive moderator?

I have had a chat with one of the moderators (goldSeudo) in the main chatroom. He accused me of harassing him and finally said 'shut up'. He then deleted the whole conversation even though I request ...
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Allow users to undelete posts deleted by a moderator

Right now, moderator delete-votes are binding; any diamond moderator can insta-delete a post without having to go through the normal voting process. This is by design, important to ensure problems ...
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Why my answer to question 1822 is remained undeleted?

Many of my answers are being deleted without leaving any comment under them or any notification. One of them was my answer to this question. when I accidentally saw it deleted to be honest I ...
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When should we have elections?

I've been using other SE sites for quite a long time when I discovered Islam SE, completely to my surprise it has been running for a long time and still Beta! I have objections to many policies around ...
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Please delete my answer again

Today I saw that a moderator has removed the most important part of this answer of mine for the question below: Was Hazrat Ali (RA) born inside the kabba with the walls cracked? and then undeleted ...
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Why no reason is mentioned for deleting question 5428 by a moderator?

This question is deleted by a moderator without mentioning any reason. https://islam.stackexchange.com/questions/5428/is-ali-explicitly-mentioned-by-name-in-the-quran What is the reason? Should a ...
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Why moderators do not mention the exact reason of deletation instead of only leaving a link to help center

I see many of posts are deleted by a moderator without clearly mentioning reason for deleted. and instead they leave a link to help center to the user himself go there and find the reason. sometimes ...
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Why there is this much deletion?

Today accidentally I noticed that the number of my answers shown in my user page is far less than it was! And the worse is that I cannot understand what were them and why they were deleted. There's ...
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Why deleted answers can not be voted for undelete any more?

This site has the feature of voting for undelete but this feature can not be used: I remember previously deleted answers could be voted for undelete. but recently this is not possible when an answer ...
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Moderator Reappointment

As seen that some of the moderators are almost inactive and this site needs good content from people who know this model well , and its a long time since having the same mods , so what about a planned ...
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Inactive Moderators and high rep users

Recently after Ramdan I see this site is not having much activity by some of the Moderators. One of the Mods is not even seen around, even while he was around he contributed little although earlier ...
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Valid Answers and Questions getting deleted due to partisan group flagging

Does heavy flagging of the post alone mean that it is not a valid answer? Of course respect of POV (Point Of View) is mandatory, but stating our POV should not be viewed as Attack: The fact that it ...
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If a questions prefers answer from one school of Fiqh should answers from other schools be deleted by moderators?

This meta question is not limited to this question but as example in this question the the answer from Jafari Fiqh is deleted by a moderator. this question can be the question of Muslims from ...
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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 to protest when a moderator deletes an answer?

Moderators have privileges that other users do not have. It not seem fair to all moderators be from one sect. maybe it is better moderators be from both Shia and Sunni Muslims. Anyway I do not see ...
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Moderator Pro Tempore Announcement

Throughout the beta, we need members from the site whose focus is to engage the community, both in community-building issues and site management. That's why we select a few members from each community ...
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Who should our beta moderators be? [closed]

Islam.SE has just hit Public Beta, and soon it will be time to get our first batch of moderators, as explained in the Moderators Pro Tempore blog post: That’s why I am in the process of identifying ...