Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Negras in solidarity! In preparation for the national Black Women’s March, black women take over Rio’s Copacabana!


Note from BW of Brazil: We’ve been reporting on this for several months now and it’s hard to realize that November is only three months away! We’re talking about the … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · 15 Comments

The “arrastão”: the role of race, stereotypes and apartheid on Rio’s beaches


Note from BW of Brazil: Beaches such as Ipanema and Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro are known worldwide for their beauty, view, sun and over atmosphere. But if you don’t live … Continue reading

December 2, 2013 · 10 Comments

Model Priscila Medeiros – Photo Gallery 3


Model Priscila Medeiros resides in the famous Copacabana region of Rio de Janeiro Check out her photos below and see more of her here and here

May 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Model Priscila Medeiros – Photo Gallery 2


Model Priscila Medeiros resides in the famous Copacabana region of Rio de Janeiro Check out her photo layout below and see more of her here and here

May 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Model Priscila Medeiros of Rio de Janeiro


Model Priscila Medeiros resides in the famed Copacabana region of Rio de Janeiro Check out her photo gallery below and see more of her here and here

May 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

Brazilian woman reveals details of being raped by same assailants who raped American tourist in Rio de Janeiro; details continue to surface


Three men suspected of rape apprehended in Rio Third rape victim in the Rio de Janeiro van says that she wanted ‘sleep and forget (about it)’ Note from BW of … Continue reading

April 5, 2013 · Leave a comment