Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: Geledés – Black Women’s Institute

April 30, 2013: 25 years of Geledés: the Black Women’s Institute – a leading organization in the fight against racism and giving visibility to black women of Brazil. Congratulations!


Note from BW of Brazil: Today, April 30th, in 1988 the black women’s organization Geledés began its very important work of giving voice to Brazil’s black women and articulating a dialogue … Continue reading

April 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why do black Brazilian men prefer blondes? Part 3 – “They are more beautiful, more seductive, more cultured", says one


Léo Moura of Flamengo, wife Camila This is part 3 of our series; see part 1 and part 2 “It is the blondes who prefer black men” With less reason but more emotion, … Continue reading

October 7, 2012 · 10 Comments