Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Report: The more education Afro-Brazilians receive, the higher the inequality in the job market


Note from BW of Brazil: Along with many other popular beliefs about racism and racial inequality in Brazil is the idea that as Afro-Brazilians attain more education, discrimination against them … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

In Brazil’s job market, blacks and women experience longer periods of unemployment


Note from BW of Brazil: Over the past decade, there has been much chatter about the rise of Brazil’s black middle class. According to these reports, Afro-Brazilians, who have been … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · Leave a comment