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Accused of theft because of his color, young black university student repents the many times he said that “racism doesn’t exist”


Note from BW of Brazil: When reading our numerous posts on racism in Brazil, new readers who might have only recently become conscious of a racial problem in Brazil and … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · 8 Comments

Dionária da Silva Santos: Black affirmation and the humanization of all of society


Dionária da Silva Santos  Educator and militant of the Movimento Negro in Jequié, Bahia. Brazil was the last country to formally abolish slavery and today it has the second largest population of … Continue reading

February 24, 2012 · 1 Comment

Dionária da Silva Santos: Black affirmation and the humanization of all of society


Dionária da Silva Santos  Educator and militant of the Movimento Negro in Jequié, Bahia. Brazil was the last country to formally abolish slavery and today it has the second largest population of … Continue reading

February 24, 2012 · 1 Comment

Aizita Nascimento


Trained as a registered nurse, Aizita Nascimento was also a actress and model that appeared in both Brazilian film and television. She won the Miss Renascença contest of 1963. Clube … Continue reading

November 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

Actress/model Aizita Nascimento


Trained as a registered nurse, the Rio de Janeiro born Aizita Nascimento (1939 -) was also an actress and model that appeared in both Brazilian film and television. She won … Continue reading

November 25, 2011 · Leave a comment