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Thalma Freitas and Afro-Brazilians as "suspects of the standard color" in Brazil

In another example of the way in which brown skin is automatically associated with crime in Brazil, well-known actress/singer Thalma Freitas was stopped, picked up and taken to a police … Continue reading

January 8, 2012 · 2 Comments