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The achievements and aspirations of model Danielle Lionel


In New York, the top model from the state of Minas Gerais exalts the pride of being black and her career. The first black model to grace the cover of … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

The achievements and aspirations of model Danielle Lionel


In New York, the top model from the state of Minas Gerais exalts the pride of being black and her career. The first black model to grace the cover of … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Taís Araújo becomes a futuristic diva in photographic essay


This taken from a April 13th, post about actress Taís Araújo: “I place her on my list of ‘Brazilian Beyonces‘ because, as I have written elsewhere, like Ms. Knowles in the … Continue reading

May 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Actress Taís Araújo covers May edition of Marie Claire magazine


Taís Araújo: “Marriage is a daily exercise. One day we love each other, the next we want to kill each other.”   The actress of many firsts that is currently … Continue reading

May 24, 2012 · 1 Comment