Why Are Toilets Separated by Sex?

The history of public toilets is beautifully ironic.

Photo by Mitchell Orr on Unsplash

PPublic toilets are mandated to be segregated based on biological sex all around the world: one for men, another for women. However, the practice of separating public toilets wasn’t prominent until quite recently. For instance, in the United States (US), laws mandating this separation were enacted only in the late 19th…

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Wei Xiang

Wei Xiang

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I was once asked about the origins of the universe. So, here I am doing philosophy. Ethics | Intellectual History | Chinese Comparative Philosophy