Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

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Alzira Rufino: poet, activist and nurse in the struggle to eliminate oppression and discrimination against black people


Alzira Rufino is a political activist active in the Movimento Negro and the Black Women’s Movement. From a poor black family, having worked since she was a child, at seventeen … Continue reading

June 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Alzira Rufino: poet, activist and nurse in the struggle to eliminate oppression and discrimination against black people


Alzira Rufino is a political activist active in the Movimento Negro and the Black Women’s Movement. From a poor black family, having worked since she was a child, at seventeen … Continue reading

June 10, 2012 · Leave a comment