Sex segregation or sex separation is the physical, legal, or cultural separation of people according to their biological sex. Sex segregation can refer simply to the physical and spatial separation by sex without any connotation of illegal discrimination. In other circumstances, sex segregation can be controversial. Depending on the circumstances, it can be a violation of capabilities and human rights and can create economic inefficiencies; on the other hand, some supporters argue that it is central to certain religious laws and social and cultural histories and traditions. The term gender segregation is used in a similar way to sex segregation, even though sex and gender are usually considered distinct concepts.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg became the second female justice of the U. Supreme Court. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia in
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