Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

For those looking for something ‘cool’ to get into: Respect our history! Candomblé is not hip – it is our tradition, ancestry and resistance


Note from BW of Brazil: The Candomblé (1) is an Afro-Brazilian religion that has a history that is thoroughly connected to the history, culture and treatment of the black population. Like black … Continue reading

September 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Attitude! Beauties of Cacique de Ramos meet and recognize each other in colorful turbans


Note from BW of Brazil: This blog often tackles tough issues that people have difficulty discussing: racism, the genocidal murders of black youth, the analysis of interracial relationships and the … Continue reading

August 18, 2015 · 4 Comments