Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

For black men and women, discrimination in Brazil’s banking industry is still a harsh reality

  by Marcela Brito Although the day of the abolition of slavery in Brazil is celebrated on May 13th, the reality is that society continues this reflection every day. The … Continue reading

September 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Project Pixaim questions standards of beauty and encourages the acceptance of “bad” hair

  Project coordinator criticizes the hegemonic aesthetic model and believes it encourages racial prejudice by Leda Samara   On magazine covers, intelevision programs, on the catwalks, appear the most “beautiful”women … Continue reading

February 28, 2012 · 2 Comments