“Segregation” in the news

Example collocations

racial segregation

Publications and example sentences

The New York Times
· June Willenz, Champion of Women in the Military, Dies at 95  
The committee opposed segregation in the military and compulsory military service.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Why Does the U.S. Military Celebrate White Supremacy?  
As the military opened more and more such bases across the country, the history notes, it “actually spread federally sponsored segregation into areas where it had never before existed with the force of law.” In other words, the base names were part of a broad federal sellout to white supremacy that poisoned the whole of the United States.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· In Mexico, ‘Roma’ Lit a Fire for Workers’ Rights  
National turmoil brought to the fore problems that still persist to this day, namely the normalization of classism, racism and denigration, along with other forms of segregation and belittlement based on skin color, ethnicity, sexual orientation or social class.  Copy example sentence
· One reason why coronavirus is hitting black Americans the hardest  
Decades of segregation and housing discrimination has put black Americans at greater risk of living near chemical plants, factories and highways, exposing them to higher levels of air pollutants.  Copy example sentence