Monday, May 27, 2019

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Brazil’s New President Bolsonaro Gets Blessings From...

Newly elected Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has wasted no time in cultivating positive relationships with U.S. president Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

EXCLUSIVE: Brazil, the World’s Second-Largest Black Nation,...

Brazil has the fifth-largest population and the sixth-largest economy in the world.  And if the nation's new government of all white men has its way,...

Black Brazilians Push Government to Pay Reparations...

While the world's eyes remain riveted on Brazil's World Cup stadiums, most people aren't aware that the country is also the home to one...

The Afro-Brazilian Story I: Black November and...

In Brazil, November 20th is a day set aside to commemorate what is known as National Black Consciousness Day or dia da consciência negra, in Portuguese...

Brazilian President Wants 20% of Government Jobs...

BRASILIA, Brazil — Brazil's president says she'll ask congress to pass legislation to reserve 20 percent of the nation's government jobs for  its Black...