Oscars 2016: If black Americans are fighting for full equality, why are black Brazilians fighting to hold onto crumbs?
Note from BW of Brazil: For a number of years there has been a discussion as to why it seems that descendants of enslaved Africans in the United States have … Continue reading
Malaak Shabazz, daughter of Malcolm X, will participate in meeting in São Paulo to discuss the situation of black youth and racial violence in Brazil
Note from BW of Brazil: The highlights of the November Month of Black Consciousness continue. Yesterday, we saw the historic first national March of Black Women take place in the … Continue reading
Black Brazilian woman describes her experiences wearing her natural hair in the US and hair rituals of black American women
Note from BW of Brazil: Today’s post is really part of the reason for the BW of Brazil blog in the first place – the exchange of black experiences across … Continue reading
This post will be this blog’s second foray into the connection between African-American music and culture and its importation into Brazil in the 1970s. This topic was briefly touched upon … Continue reading