Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Category Archives: Federal University of Santa Catarina

After protest against racist social network posting, Dean’s office at university issues a statement


Note from BW of Brazil: This is a followup report of an article posted a few days ago in regards to a racist post in the social network group of a … Continue reading

December 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dandara Yamisi: Affirmative Action is "the beginning of the repayment of the debt of (Brazilian) society to black people"


The implementation of affirmative action policies in Brazil continue to provoke controversy and fierce debate between those who support such policies and those that vehemently oppose them. But these policies have … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Dandara Yamisi: Affirmative Action is "the beginning of the repayment of the debt of (Brazilian) society to black people"


The implementation of affirmative action policies in Brazil continue to provoke controversy and fierce debate between those who support such policies and those that vehemently oppose them. But these policies have … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · Leave a comment