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Category Archives: Latin America

Iris Barbosa, success story: from McDonald’s clerk to Director of Training in Latin America and the Caribbean and an MBA


Iris Barbosa, 43, training director of McDonald’s for Latin America and the Caribbean Iris’ story: starting at an entry level position and climbing the ladder of success For Iris, the … Continue reading

June 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Iris Barbosa, success story: from McDonald’s clerk to Director of Training in Latin America and the Caribbean and an MBA


Iris Barbosa, 43, training director of McDonald’s for Latin America and the Caribbean Iris’ story: starting at an entry level position and climbing the ladder of success For Iris, the … Continue reading

June 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Brazil: The ideology of "whitening" and the struggle for a black identity


Vanessa Jesus Souza, college student majoring in Tourism In a country like Brazil, similar to other countries of Latin America, the ideology of white supremacy has been the dominant value … Continue reading

February 9, 2012 · 7 Comments

Brazil: The ideology of "whitening" and the struggle for a black identity


Vanessa Jesus Souza, college student majoring in Tourism In a country like Brazil, similar to other countries of Latin America, the ideology of white supremacy has been the dominant value … Continue reading

February 9, 2012 · 3 Comments