racial segregation

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Related to racial segregation: Jim Crow laws
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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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Meanwhile, former US Vice-President Joe Biden compared Mr Trump to the late George Wallace, a prominent supporter of racial segregation.
The survey, which was released on Tuesday, found that 61 percent of voters said that racial segregation is still a problem, compared to 25 percent who said it was no longer an issue.
class="MsoNormalThe movie is set in the 1960s and this was at the height of racism and Jim Crow laws, which were state and local laws that enforced racial segregation in the Southern United States and governed when and how blacks were to conduct themselves.
68.7% of white South Africans voted for the end to racial segregation, and thus approved constitutional reforms to grant legal equality to blacks.
To investigate this possibility, we test whether several types of geographical contexts--county average level of patient experiences, population proportion of black and of low-income residents, racial segregation, and poverty segregation--are associated with black-white disparities in patient experiences measured by the Medicare Consumer Assessment of health care Providers and Systems (MCAHPS), a national survey of Medicare beneficiaries' patient experiences.
As a nation, we often think of racial segregation in schools as an unjust form of social organization that we put behind us long ago, like aristocratic monarchies or the denial of women's right to vote.
"It is critical that researchers and the public have access to geospatial data on racial segregation that persists in many communities across the country," AMA trustee Willarda V.
The study analyzed Census Bureau data since 1990 and examined micro, macro, and total racial segregation across 222 metropolitan areas.
EQUALITY OF EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY, also known as the Coleman Report, sought answers to two burning questions: 1) How extensive is racial segregation within U.S.
A jealous rival and her scheming mother conspire to undermine her, especially when Tracy launches a campaign to stop racial segregation on the show.
Singer-songwriter, record producer and actor Lionel Richie, who recently topped the album charts after appearing at Glastonbury, talks about growing up in Alabama against a background of racial segregation and his meteoric rise to fame after a string of top 20 hits.