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These tags should not be combined. Race refers to matters either pertaining to, or believed rightly or wrongly to pertain to, genes and ethnicity -- usually irrespective of age, sex, income, or vital statistics. Whereas demographics deals with vital statistics, and data about varying subsets of populations chiefly of interest to marketers, insurers, ...


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To JamesK's point, I don't like tags that are supersets of another tag. By this definition, every question tagged with "war" should also be tagged with "armed-conflict" and finding questions about "non-war armed conflicts" would involve doing a search for armed-conflict but NOT war, I think this touches on an important point. ...


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"conflict" should be got rid of for the reasons you give. "Armed conflict" seems to be a superset of "war". I'd keep these separate. The reasons given in the earlier discussion still apply "terrorism" as a tag has its own problems (the old "your terrorist is my freedom fighter") So I'd get rid of "...


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There don't seem to be any objections, and it seems sensible to me, so I went ahead and created the synonym.


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