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Category Archives: Martin Luther King

In its 10th edition, the Troféu Raça Negra, Brazil’s Essence Awards, honors Bernice King, daughter of MLK and Afro-Brazilians who shined in 2012


Troféu Raça Negra 2012 winners Cacau Protásio, Jean Paulo Campos, Renato Sorriso, Carlinhos Brown, Glória Maria and Bernice King  MLK Tribute at 2012 Troféu Raça Negra  On Monday night, November 19th, the … Continue reading

November 21, 2012 · 2 Comments

Simone Diniz: Brazil’s "would be Rosa Parks", the Brazilian state and the suppression of black rights


Simone André Diniz In revisiting this case that actually began 15 years ago this month, I highlight the fact that when court cases bring justice to anyone whose rights have … Continue reading

March 8, 2012 · 1 Comment

Simone Diniz: Brazil’s "would be Rosa Parks", the Brazilian state and the suppression of black rights


Simone André Diniz In revisiting this case that actually began 15 years ago this month, I highlight the fact that when court cases bring justice to anyone whose rights have … Continue reading

March 8, 2012 · 2 Comments