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Has the Trump administration revoked these listed LGBT protections?

Jan: removed all content on LGBT civil rights from whitehouse.gov website True During Barack Obama’s presidency, if you typed whitehouse.gov/lgbt into your browser, you reached a page highlighting ...
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Has the Trump administration revoked these listed LGBT protections?

Jan - mostly true Feb - true Mar - somewhat true Apr - mostly false Jul - true Jan, removed all content on LGBT civil rights from whitehouse.gov website: mostly true This is rather misleading as ...
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Do women get cheaper car insurance?

It appears to be rational behavior for auto insurers to take a driver's gender into account when assessing the risk the driver presents to them and consequently how much they should charge that driver ...
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Do women get cheaper car insurance?

Yes, in general women do get cheaper car insurance. Some jurisdictions have banned this - several states in the US prohibit charging women more. Here is the EU guidance from 2012 where gender ...
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Are 91 percent of Fortune 500 CEOs in the United States white men?

The article you ask about references good sources that back up its claims. The article is specifically about Fortune 500 company CEOs, so this answer will be about that. The article cites its ...
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Do women pay more than men when buying cars?

While Jonathan Wisnoski's comment refers to a study about car repairs, I agree with the question and will assume the ad's sentence "And we need to pay more for the same stuff - cars, [...]" is about ...
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Did an Equity Bake Sale charge Caucasian men more for the same product?

As the comments noted, this is a form of protest to raise awareness about income inequality. I did not find the source of this specific flyer, but there are various reports about these types of ...
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Do women get cheaper car insurance?

In Hungary in the past it was perfectly valid to charge differently based on various characteristics. This included the age and gender of the owner, or even auxiliary details, like the legal colour of ...
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Do women get cheaper car insurance?

Drivers are amongst the most highly 'statistised' group in the world. The stats gathered by insurers are in many ways intrusive but that allows them to gather huge amounts of data, and then tweak ...
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Are countries that have kings and queens empirically freer and more socially just than countries that don't?

Yes, the top countries in social justice, happiness, freedom and equality are mostly the specified constitutional monarchies. Caveat: the specified top countries might not be a good sample of ...
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Do women pay more than men when buying cars?

The answer is a strong YES for single women. Women pay more than man for cars. Ashley Langer at the University of Arizona has a paper called (Dis)Incentives for Demographic Price Discrimination in ...
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Do women pay more than men when buying cars?

Yet another study using test purchasers showing women and non-whites paying more for cars. More than 300 paired audits at new-car dealerships reveal that dealers quoted significantly lower prices to ...
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