Example sentences for: desegregation

How can you use “desegregation” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But as black colleges developed after the Civil War, and increasingly since the desegregation of elite universities, intellectual life for blacks--as for everyone--has come to be centered, for better and for worse, in universities.

  • Nevertheless, over 500 school districts still operate to some extent under a federal desegregation decree.

  • The Act further proscribes use of funds in most criminal proceedings and in litigation involving nontherapeutic abortions, secondary school desegregation, military desertion, or violations of the Selective Service statute.

  • See ante, at 3. No Legal Services Corporation (LSC) funds may be used, for example, for "encouraging . . . labor or antilabor activities," §2996f(b)(6), for "litigation relating to the desegregation of any elementary or secondary school or school system," §2996f(b)(9), or for "litigation which seeks to procure a nontherapeutic abortion," §2996f(b)(8).

  • There have been three stages of Supreme Court jurisprudence on desegregation since the landmark 1954 Brown case.

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