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Is it good practice or acceptable that moderators delete comments without notice?

In a recent question there were some comments with parts of them also in another language than English. While I now know the language requirement I don't think that it should be overemphasized. In ...
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2019: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, ...
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2018: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, in ...
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When should moderators use their supervote?

In Asking for genealogy software recommendations? I found this statement: After giving the community an opportunity for about half a day to exercise their close votes, I stepped in and used my ...
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Genealogy SE needs some new leadership. Is it you?

I've recently been on the lookout for a new pro-tem moderator for Genealogy. Unfortunately, I've had a bit of trouble finding an enthusiastic, dedicated individual to take part in some community ...
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How to encourage New Users (and help the Moderators)?

Related to the Moderators Pro-Tempore Nomination thread... and more of an observation than a question... Notwithstanding the need to Encouraging new users through comments and refraining from swift ...