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Black women discuss institutional racism, the "erasing" of prominent black Brazilians and the race question in universities


by Joceline Gomes According to recent figures, less than 1% the 6,000 doctorates that are awarded every year in Brazil are earned by Afro-Brazilians and less than 1% of these … Continue reading

December 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Black women discuss institutional racism, the "erasing" of prominent black Brazilians and the race question in universities


JanaĆ­na Damasceno, Juliana Nunes, Andressa Marques and Maria Aparecida Silva Bento discuss institucional racism Organizers, lecturers, exhibitors and militants of the Movimento Negro in Brazil – the force of the … Continue reading

December 9, 2011 · Leave a comment