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Redundant “North American History” tag?

We have an existing "North America" tag and there now appears to be a "North American History" tag too. Since all of the tags on History SE are (or should be) about history, this new tag seems ...
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Get privilege before reputation is reached

This morning I received a new privilege, but my last upvote was two days ago and in summary I have not reached the "Awarded At"-limit now. See this screenshot: I checked my Reputation history and I ...
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Clarifying our stance on the topicality of prehistory

I'd like to start this by saying I'm not a big fan of fiats from on-high. In general, I think the best way to resolve differences of opinion on SE sites is always going to be via votes on questions. ...
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Tag synonym suggestion: 'business' and 'business-history'

Looking through our site's tags, I found business, buisness, and business-history. All of these tags seem to refer to the same thing. I took the liberty of correcting the buisness tag myself, since ...
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Shouldn't we merge the tags for WWI and WW1?

I just finished writing the tag wiki info for the wwi tag, which only had 6 questions associated with it, which seemed odd. Then I saw a question about WWI that wasn't on the list for the tag I had ...
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Is the blacklisting of CJK characters on History.SE necessary or beneficial?

Very recently, it seems History.SE has blacklisted using CJK Unified Ideographs. That is, no Chinese, Japanese, or Korean characters. I noticed this as I tried to cite a Japanese source to answer a ...
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Should I close or delete my duplicate question?

I asked a question which turned out to be a duplicate (I haven't found it before, and I agree it is a duplicate). Should I delete the question? But the user who answered will loose some of his ...
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Redundant tag world-war-2

world-war-2 should be merged into ww2.
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Can a mod restore a user's self deleted answers en masse?

While going through old questions I keep coming across answers by this user. As the remaining answers would suggest, they are generally at least of a decent quality, and many are very good. The ...
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Why don't you delete my account?

Please delete my History-beta account, as per my several unanswered requests. Why don't you delete my account? I have already requested twice.
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Please modify “What topics can I ask about here?” to include historiography

That our on-topic indicator What topics can I ask about here? be modified to include after the dot point "Factual current political history questions" Historiography
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What is the strange answer?

I see some strange answers on this site: this and this. Goodbye Lennart- Thank you Lennart - You win Lennart.Goodbye Lennart- What does it mean? EDIT: I did search and found a lot of these ...
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What does “We have posts flagged for moderator attention, perhaps you can help?” mean

Today H:SE has a cheery yellow bubble in the banner informing me that we have posts flagged for moderator attention. The number in the bubble is "0" - so apparently we have 0 posts flagged for ...
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How can somebody suggest a new tag?

What's the best way for a person without tag privileges to suggest a new tag? In this particular case it's about tag "Bulgaria", which I believe doesn't need further explanations. I couldn't find any ...
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Undelete a question?

I accidentally deleted my question 'Where did the tradition of Christmas come from', and would like it undeleted. I thought that I should have done more research first, so then I remade it and wanted ...
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Cannot start a bounty --a temporary problem?

I am not able to start bounty on a question. When I click "start bounty" I get greeted by a pop-up that asks me how much reputation I will like to award. Then it asks for a reason. After that it asks ...
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Tag Merge Request: Economy and Economic History

I think that economy is really a subset of economic history. I don't know that economy questions would lose anything by being subsumed by economic history questions. Thoughts?
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SE-Accounts shows incorrect History answer count

Odd. My Stack Exchange - Accounts section shows my correct question count, but the answer count shows 0, not 1 answer as expected. History is the only SE site wherein I participate that exhibits this ...
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Will someone please delete the tag “democeracy”

It is just a misspelling of democracy that the OP didn't intend to use I'm sure.
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Tag merge request: Middle Ages and Medieval

middle-ages and medieval seem like obvious duplicates, to me. This was brought up in #143: Proposed tag merge, but that's become sidetracked by the discussion about the other two tags in that question,...
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usa + united-states tag merge

I manually changed the only two instances of us into usa; it should also be merged with united-sates. I'm not sure which one has to be kept.