Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Category Archives: branquitude

Record TV’s “Speak Brazil” news program – With the whiteness of all of its hosts perhaps “Speak Denmark” would be a better name

Note from BW of Brazil: Race in the media is a popular topic here on the blog and for good reason. The media’s influences on the minds and perceptions of … Continue reading

July 18, 2015 · 4 Comments

The value associated with white skin and blond hair: In video, two little girls, one black and one white, pretend to be lost – See how people react

Note from BW of Brazil: So, you still believe “somos todos iguais” (we are all equal)??? Are you sure about that? OK, first let’s be clear about this. Yes, human … Continue reading

July 11, 2015 · 11 Comments