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Ketleyn Quadros

November 19, 2011 Marques Travae 0

On August 11, 2008, Ketleyn Quadros entered history. In the sport of judo at the Olympics in Peking that year, she won a bronze medal […]

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Ketleyn Quadros

November 19, 2011 Marques Travae 0

On August 11, 2008, Ketleyn Quadros entered history. In the sport of judo at the Olympics in Peking that year, she won a bronze medal […]

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Tatiana

November 19, 2011 Marques Travae 0

Tatiana’s story is indicative of the struggles with the European standard of beauty that women of African descent are often compelled to adhere to. The […]

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Deise Nunes

November 19, 2011 Marques Travae 1

Deise Nunes is the first and only Brazilian woman of visible African descent to win the Miss Brasil pageant (1986). While Brazil has for many […]

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Deise Nunes

November 19, 2011 Marques Travae 0

Deise Nunes is the first and only Brazilian woman of visible African descent to win the Miss Brasil pageant (1986). While Brazil has for many […]

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Eliane Cavalleiro

November 19, 2011 Marques Travae 0

Eliane Cavalleiro earned a Ph.D in education and has written extensively about the affects of racism against Afro-Brazilian children in Brazilian schools. From a very […]

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Luiza Bairros

November 19, 2011 Marques Travae 0

Luiza Bairros is a recognized leader within Brazil’s black civil rights movement, the Movimento Negro Unificado, completed her post-graduate work at Michigan State University and […]