Black Women of Brazil

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Why is the black woman seen as a sex object?


Photo: “Black women are not meat” Simple, thought-provoking and straight to the point post by Brazilian journalist Carol Patrocínio. In this piece, she touches on many of the same topics discussed … Continue reading

October 20, 2012 · 3 Comments

Why do black Brazilian men prefer blondes? Part 1


Image taken from Raça Brasil magazine I still remember the conversation. It was September of the year 2000 and I was kicking it with my new friend, Marcus, a short, light-skinned … Continue reading

September 29, 2012 · 12 Comments

Black men, white women in Brazil: Although common, still a taboo


Soccer player Robinho and wife Vivian Junes Research shows how prejudice manifests itself in interracial relationships The basis of this article is an interpolation of a piece by Martha Mendonça Although … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · 17 Comments