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According to the Canadian Medical Association's statistics (which counts all doctors in Canada, not just CMA members), as of January 2015, there are more male doctors than there are female doctors. Out of the 78,657 doctors in Canada, 30,814 are female, 47,766 are male, and 77 are unknown. Looking at only doctors under 35, women significantly outnumber ...


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No, the IAT(or any other predictive test) does not reliably determine behavior on a specific person. A predictive test is not accurate at the individual level unless the criteria being measured matches perfectly with the criteria being predicted, and as shown below this is not the case for IAT's. According to this meta-analysis of 122 research papers ...


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It's true but misleadingly written. Women pastors who are married to male pastors do indeed have their paychecks added to their husbands check. For reference, read this article, the relevant quote is In the Army’s case, the agreement for compensation is that the officer allowance be paid jointly to the husband—the check is written in his name. Officially,...


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The following has been mentioned a paper study (1) published in 2006, four years before Clifford's book was released: Driver safety and information from afar: An experimental driving simulator study of wireless vs. in-car information services Abstract: Cars have changed from pure transportation devices to fully interactive, voice-based systems. ...


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Did the US forces use tens of thousands of Japanese women? Yes. The New York Times article Fearing G.I. Occupiers, Japan Urgesd Women Into Brothels indicates the number of Japanese women involved were in the tens of thousands: Internal documents of the front organization, the Recreation and Amusement Association, show that 55,000 women served in it. The ...


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Mostly Yes, the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System (NSEERS). It was introduced in 2002 by Attorney General John Ashcroft. You can view his prepared remarks here: The second component of the system is periodic registration. This will only apply to those individuals of elevated national security concern who stay in the country for more than ...


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Yes. This was the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System President Obama eliminated this on 22 December 2016, just before leaving office. According to NATIONAL SECURITY ENTRY-EXIT REGISTRATION SYSTEM: EFFECTIVE TOOL AGAINST TERRORISM OR UNNECESSARY INFRINGMENT ON CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS? Only nonimmigrants from certain countries listed in the ...


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Here is the French original. But in a translated version of the book, I discovered, following one chapter's footnotes: Olga Michakova, secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Youth Organization, stated in 1944 in an interview: “Soviet women should try to make themselves as attractive as nature and good taste permit. After the war, they ...


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This statement is completely untrue. The easiest way to refute it is that many Salvation Army officers (as their pastors are called) are single women. Here is a particularly prominent example, but there are many others. In fact the Salvation Army is one of the more egalitarian religious organizations. Women can be and have been appointed to every ...


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To update this with January 2018 data -- still untrue: ALL PHYSICIANS Female: 35,372 42.0% Male: 48,860 58.0% Unknown: 28 0.0%


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