Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Brazilian-styled segregation strikes again! Military Police in Rio stops bus, rounds up group of black teenagers headed for Copacabana beach


Note from BW of Brazil: Well, the Military Police are at it again doing what they do best: harassing people and treating people as second-class citizens according to their skin … Continue reading

August 28, 2015 · 1 Comment

Strange circumstances surround drowning death of black university student; family suspects racial crime or foul play


The body of Raimundo Matias Dantas Neto, “Samambaia”, was found last Friday by Camila Souza, Bruna Machado Simões, ANECS Nordeste, Pedro Luna and Marcílio Albuquerque The body of college student Raimundo … Continue reading

January 8, 2013 · Leave a comment