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Concerning Academia's meta site, or events that take place here.

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Answer on Academia SE encourages the OP to use illegal cracked software

This question https://academia.stackexchange.com/a/76733/6526 presents the problem where the OP has a problem with his teacher telling him to crack software despite the fact that he knows it's illegal....
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Merge [tagging] to [tags]

We have both tags and tagging here on Meta. Seems redundant. Can the smaller tag be synonymised?
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Is this a good place for beginners to seek information as they learn or is that type of discussion completely (or mostly) discouraged?

Title says it all, and I don't have privileges to post on the meta forum. If there's a better place to post this, it'd be really helpful to hear about.
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Are we paying less attention to the meta.academia's tags?

When I look at the tags and their wikis and excerpts on meta site of Academia on Stack Exchange and I compare them to other meta websites at Stack Exchange such as meta.mathematics, meta.tex and etc., ...
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Successful combination of poll + answer approach to suggestions and discussions on Academia's meta

Last week a question was posted on Academia's meta to ask the community whether we need the created women tag on site or not. As it was a discussion, I thought it may be a good idea to create a poll ...
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Content dispute regarding singling out a moderator in an answer

The content in this meta answer is being disputed. The dispute revolves around an individual being singled out in the answer. The sentence in question, without the individual named is: There is ...
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Where do I ask questions about specific graduate schools and chances of admission?

I am currently a sophomore, but just looking for some statistics on graduate school admissions, and if possible chances tailored to my own statistics.
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Discussion about Academia Community Polls

Please discuss any ideas and issues about Academia Community Polls in this thread to keep it tidy.