Boys downstairs, girls upstairs on the first day -- and for every day thereafter -- of school Monday at Arlington Community High School in Indianapoli...
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While women integrate, men accumulate.
The National Science Foundation has published new numbers on the PhDs granted in 2009, with a nice interactive...
The strict gender segregation found in many Muslim societies today is led by religious hardliners who view women as a source of temptation, seeing no virtue in dignified male-female interaction.
It is quite startling that many people who would never consider segregation based on race or religion in a public school would accept sex segregation.
Lots of people work in environments that seem integrated. But these are mostly in the white collar jobs of the professionals and the college educated; the blue-collar world is still a man's world.
There was a strong trend of occupational desegregation, but the pace of that change slowed markedly in the 1990s.
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