racial segregation

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Noun1.racial segregation - segregation by race
petty apartheid - racial segregation enforced primarily in public transportation and hotels and restaurants and other public places
separatism, segregation - a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups
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Significant hurdles remain to achieving our goals to end the unfair treatment of people with disabilities in housing, to stop sexual harassment of women by housing providers, and to address longstanding patterns of racial and ethnic segregation in the region.
This is true for all dimensions of racial and ethnic segregation studied, including between black and white students and between Hispanic and white students.
They fear dropping it could create "religious ghettos" and a boom in ethnic segregation.
However, the term apartheid has been often used for Israel in the last few years, following reports of Palestinians being denied equal rights by the state of Israel, allegedly under a deliberate policy of racial or ethnic segregation.
It details the origins of El Sistema; its growth in programs around the world; its key ideas and elements of the learning environment; and other goals it addresses, such as ethnic segregation and prejudice, the effects of natural disaster and war, social isolation, political occupation, and cultural renewal.
The consequences of the invasion, the military occupation and forcible division of the island, violations of human rights, massive colonization of occupied territory, the seizure of property, the destruction of cultural heritage and ethnic segregation is still continuing," the Cypriot foreign ministry website states.
One of the basic reasons for the declining interest in voting is said to be the slow resolution of everyday problems as against the constant raising of ethnic issues that imply ethnic segregation.
Andisha said that in a country, which is coming out of decades of war and destruction and ethnic segregation, sport could play a very important role and reunite people, also making an analogy to rugby.
In-built biological tolerance to altitude can act to reinforce ethnic segregation in countries whose territory includes areas of very high elevation, according to one of the first studies to examine the effect of elevation on ethnic demographics.
Ethnic segregation in the education system has also resulted in the lack of mutual knowledge as well as sentiments of alienation in the long term.
Political and socioeconomic forces have led to systemic racial and ethnic segregation, with important implications for community health (Morello-Frosch 2002; Morello-Frosch and Lopez 2006).