Friday, April 3, 2020

Tag: racism in brazil

Black Brazilian Women Share Despicable Response They...

A trio of Black Brazilian professionals speak to Essence Magazine about the racial backlash they have received for wearing natural hair. In part one of...

‘Undeclared Civil War:’ Black Youths Under Threat...

Afro-Brazilians have led many social rebellions over the course of their history in the South American country. From the indomitable quilombo communities established by...

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,...

Brazilian Couple Denied the Right to Give...

Brazilian officials have denied a couple requesting to register their newborn with an African-inspired name because they fear the name could be embarrassing in...

Inspired by US Based Protest, Brazilian Students...

"Come on, white guy, give me a break!" is the title of a campaign orchestrated by Black students from the University of Brasília (UnB,...

9 Things You Didn’t Know About the...

With a Black population of 75 million, Brazil has the second highest number of Black people in the world after Nigeria. The country has...