Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: black on black racism

In six years, in the nation’s capital, accusations of racism have grown more than 1,000%; racism has always existed, but until recent years, few recognized it


Note from BW of Brazil: I’ve said it before and today’s article is yet another example of my point. For decades Brazil has been able to keep its image relatively … Continue reading

June 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

Suspect of racial insults against actors’ African daughter is a 14-year old black girl; case highlights the necessity of the re-education of the black community


Note from BW of Brazil: Well, another surprise, but again, not shocking. It may be true that the vast majority of material on this blog that deals with racism, racist … Continue reading

January 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

Lawyer and former government secretary has gun pointed at her, is violently frisked and called ‘neguinha’ by Military Police; black colonel calls it an isolated incident


“What do you call an educated negro with a B.A. or an M.A., with a B.S., or a PhD? You call him a nigger, because that is what the white … Continue reading

October 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

The racist manicurist: when racism against blacks is committed by other blacks


Fátima Oliveira: Doctor, writer, feminist in Belo Horizonte, Brazil by Fátima OliveiraBete, a manicurist that brags about being a black racist “I don’t like to do the nails of blacks. I … Continue reading

December 19, 2012 · 4 Comments