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# segregation - Friday 14 August, 2020

Asylum seeker says Direct Provision workers' hours were reduced at meat plant

This comes after clusters at four meat plants led to a localised lockdown in Kildare, Offaly and Laois.

# segregation - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Linda Brown, who helped end US school segregation, dies aged 76

Brown was at the centre of a major court battle that helped end widespread racial segregation in the US.

# segregation - Friday 13 October, 2017

UK court rules that Islamic school's gender segregation is unlawful

The Al-Hijrah School argued that the segregation policy was one of the “defining characteristics” of the school.

# segregation - Monday 4 July, 2016

It's time to end the segregation in Northern Ireland

Peter Osborne suggests the best way to overcome prejudice is through relationships

# segregation - Monday 30 March, 2015

'We must never come close to having anything like Whites Only signs again'

Apple CEO Tim Cook has hit out at religious freedom laws.

# segregation - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Fifty years ago today, protesters marched on Selma and changed the course of history

Within months, segregation and voter suppression would be illegal.

# segregation - Monday 2 February, 2015

On this day 25 years ago, the speech that changed South Africa forever

FW De Klerk ended apartheid – and freed Nelson Mandela.

# segregation - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Guinness, Visa debit cards, and Michelle Mulherin: The week in numbers

Plus: How many people use Facebook every month?

# segregation - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Australian parliament decides NOT to make women in burqas sit in a glass enclosure

Australian parliament decides NOT to make women in burqas sit in a glass enclosure

The plan was put forward due to security concerns since the rise of the Islamic State organisation.

# segregation - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

In Dublin today: The man who warmed up the crowd for Martin Luther King's 'I have a dream' speech

John Lewis was a keynote speaker alongside Martin Luther King Jr at the March on Washington in 1963.

# segregation - Sunday 5 May, 2013

These maps show 21 highly segregated USA cities USA This post contains images

These maps show 21 highly segregated USA cities

Analysis of the 2010 Census data shows how major cities are still segregated by neighbourhood a half century after the civil rights movement.

# segregation - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Alliance Party calls for legislation on flags and emblems

The party said all permanent emblems should be subject to planning consent.

# segregation - Thursday 26 January, 2012

From The42 Dr Crokes not seeking fan segregation in Portlaoise To Clarify

Dr Crokes not seeking fan segregation in Portlaoise

Kerry club reject claims that they want fans separated for clash with Crossmaglen.

# segregation - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

UN calls for an end to solitary confinement as punishment

The UN’s lead investigator on torture has called using solitary confinement as a punishment “cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment” – which can amount to “torture”.