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I'm currently studying Aikido and Taiji. I'm informally studying jo and bokken.


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revised Do more Britons than Americans profess Christianity?
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revised How did IKEA design evolve?
Tried to divert the question away from references and towards history.
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revised Do more Britons than Americans profess Christianity?
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revised Do more Britons than Americans profess Christianity?
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revised Which states have changed sides during recent wars
Clarified question in title.
Apr
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revised Why did it take so long for humanity to be able to cross the oceans?
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Apr
11
revised Why did it take so long for humanity to be able to cross the oceans?
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Apr
10
revised Were Christians really burned for lighting by Nero?
Corrected grammar in title.
Apr
10
revised What does Spivak mean by “epistemic violence” in her paper “can the subaltern speak”?
wikified the Said links based on @Rajib's contributions.
Apr
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revised What does Spivak mean by “epistemic violence” in her paper “can the subaltern speak”?
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Apr
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revised What is the best historical example of conflict between two cultures with differing levels of technology?
Trying to figure out what the question is.
Apr
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revised Where can I find more information about this use of Yakuza against a demonstration in 1960?
minor spelling errors.
Apr
9
revised How many acres per person were needed for the early American settlers vs. the native Americans?
smallpox epidemic vice small pox epidemic - slightly different meaning.
Apr
9
revised How was whiskey made in the 1800's?
removed conversational material, focused question, restricted time.
Apr
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revised Were Tories “Catholics” and “Whigs” Anglican?
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revised What percentage of eligible men were drafted during WW2 and Vietnam?
Corrected spelling, capitalization, removed spurious information.
Apr
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revised What language did Petlura speak casually?
linked to references for those who aren't intimately familiar with the actors.
Apr
7
revised Was slavery economically most efficient system in the ancient/agricultural era?
tightened up the question so that it focuses on a (more) specific time period.
Apr
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revised Was slavery economically most efficient system in the ancient/agricultural era?
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revised Which came first: polytheism or monotheism?
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