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Origin of segregation
Examples from the Web for segregation
Dana Rubenstein of The New York Observer wrote that “essential to the experience was segregation.”I Watched a Casino Kill Itself: The Awful Last Nights of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Up from vicious poverty, abuse, and segregation, Holiday was a defiant and challenging presence.Audra for the Win: Why Audra McDonald Must Win Tony for Best Actress|Daniel Gross|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To begin with, testing exacerbates—or perhaps rationalizes—inequality and segregation in schools.How Charter Schools and Testing Regimes Have Helped Re-Segregate Our Schools|Sally Kohn|May 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
However, an insidious form of segregation, happening within the educational system, belies this simplistic view.
Often, segregation is blamed on the Roma themselves, whom many accuse of not wanting to integrate due to a “nomadic culture.”
The assignment policies and recruitment practices of the corps were the inevitable result of its segregation policy.Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965|Morris J. MacGregor, Jr.
In either case the action tends continually to the purification and segregation of the elements of the stone.On the Old Road, Vol. 2 (of 2)|John Ruskin
First: the permanent detention and segregation of all who are classified as feeble-minded.London's Underworld|Thomas Holmes
The arguments in favour of this method of "segregation" are of so great interest that they must be put here at some length.Experiments on Animals|Stephen Paget
In the segregation thus arising, there is usually discoverable a certain tendency toward grouping by sex.Introduction to the Science of Sociology|Robert E. Park
1550s, "act of segregating," from Late Latin segregationem (nominative segregatio), noun of action from past participle stem of segregare (see segregate). Meaning "state of being segregated" is from 1660s. Specific U.S. sense of "enforced separation of races" is attested from 1883.
Rarely are we met with a challenge, not to our growth or abundance, or our welfare or our security, but rather to the values and the purposes and the meaning of our beloved nation. The issue of equal rights for American Negroes is such an issue. And should we defeat every enemy, and should we double our wealth and conquer the stars, and still be unequal to this issue, then we will have failed as a people and as a nation. [Lyndon Johnson, speech introducing Voting Rights Act, March 15, 1965]
The policy and practice of imposing the separation of races. In the United States, the policy of segregation denied African-Americans their civil rights and provided inferior facilities and services for them, most noticeably in public schools (see Brown versus Board of Education), housing, and industry. (See integration, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and separate but equal.)