Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: Folha de São Paulo

Brazil’s billionaire and multi-millionaire media moguls: Can we now understand the media’s lack of racial diversity?


Note from BW of Brazil: Over the course a little more than three years that this blog has existed, the issue of the extreme under-representation of Afro-Brazilians on the airwaves … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Simone Diniz: Brazil’s "would be Rosa Parks", the Brazilian state and the suppression of black rights


Simone André Diniz In revisiting this case that actually began 15 years ago this month, I highlight the fact that when court cases bring justice to anyone whose rights have … Continue reading

March 8, 2012 · 2 Comments

Simone Diniz: Brazil’s "would be Rosa Parks", the Brazilian state and the suppression of black rights


Simone André Diniz In revisiting this case that actually began 15 years ago this month, I highlight the fact that when court cases bring justice to anyone whose rights have … Continue reading

March 8, 2012 · 1 Comment