Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: job discrimination

Institutional racism and moral assault…Is there a difference?: A look at racism and bullying on the job


Note from BW of Brazil: While numerous past reports have confirmed the existence of racial discrimination in the job market (professional mobility, hiring, salary, etc) (see here and here, for … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Black population makes up majority of unemployed in southern city of Porto Alegre


Blacks suffer more in economic downturn: economist Dulve Helena Vargas Participation of blacks in the labor market fell 11.1% in two years. Data are part of a survey released by FEE … Continue reading

January 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Black women experience double bias, study reveals


Valéria Lúcia Xavier:  “You can see in the look they give you that the person does not want to give you the job” IPEA (Institute of Applied Economic Research) reveals … Continue reading

October 2, 2012 · Leave a comment