Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

After the economic boom of the last decade, Brazil returns to poverty; one million more people expected to join the ranks of poverty by year’s end


Note from BW of Brazil: I must say that the swift fall has been even more stunning than the success of the previous decade. How many of us remember the … Continue reading

November 2, 2017 · 3 Comments

80% of Brazil’s new middle class is black and upper and upper-middle class consumers are none too pleased about it


Photo: The Alves family from the TV program “Rebelde” on the Record TV network A pair of articles caught my attention this week as they highlighted the ascension of Brazil’s … Continue reading

September 21, 2012 · Leave a comment