Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Plus Size models step out of the shadows to fight prejudice against those who overweight


Many children and young people suffer daily bullying for being overweight, having different hair or wearing unusual clothes. The target of the jokes then usually avoids situations and social interaction. … Continue reading

March 9, 2013 · 4 Comments

Actor/model Taiguara Nazareth finds other ways to get his hustle on: "It’s hard being a black actor"


Taiguara Nazareth, 35, the actor who starred in the 2001 miniseries Presença de Anita spoke with the column “Retratos da Vida”, from the newspaper Extra and talked about his career and the difficulties faced … Continue reading

December 30, 2012 · Leave a comment