The article relates to the lifting of the ban on openly gay soldiers in the US military. That will make the US the last western nation to do so. Among the practical options being considered are segregated changing facilities:
Pentagon lawyers advise delay on lifting military gay ban - from Pink News - all the latest gay news from the gay community - Pink News
I just about fell off my chair reading this. It reminded me of the early construction stage of the pentagon. The building was designed to have 4 different bathrooms, one for white men, one for white women, one for black men and one for black woman as was required by Virginia law at the time. Really bizzar stuff.
Th Irish, British, French, Spanish, German, Israeli and even Russian military do a great job without segregation!