sex segregation

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Synonyms for sex segregation

the traditional Hindu or Muslim system of keeping women secluded


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Imposed through state violence, the veil has turned into a means of sexual apartheid.
By contrast, state-imposed veiling in Iran is clearly an instrument of sexual apartheid, and feminine, if not feminist, consciousness is expressed in resistance against it.
The Lottery will withhold a grant to the MCC until the chaps in plums- and-custard ties stop practising sexual apartheid in the Long Room.
And in a sexual apartheid similar to that once seen against black people in South Africa, women are not allowed to sit near men on buses.
He said:"It maintains the system of sexual apartheid that treats lesbians and gay men as second class citizens.