“I don’t like this race, period. Black and poor only gives displeasure”: After pageant, black models victims of racist comments on social network
Note from BW of Brazil: As we’ve seen in numerous previous posts, the internet and particularly social networks are havens for people to vent their racist views. While most would … Continue reading
Note from BW of Brazil: As you’re probably aware by now, incidents of racism and racial slurs, as they are a regular part of Brazilian society, can happen at anytime … Continue reading
In southern Brazil, woman yells racial slur at Senegalese immigrants and throws bananas; other woman apologizes and says ‘Brazilian people are not like that’ – Really?
Note from BW of Brazil: This unfortunate is both sad but so typical and also so indicative of how Brazilians deal with the issue of racism. First of all, there’s … Continue reading
Brazilian exchange student suffers racial abuse; Italian woman compares her to a monkey and cockroach
Note from BW of Brazil: OK, so here we have another incident of a racial insult of a Brazilian woman. As reports of racism are a regular feature on this … Continue reading
Teacher admits to calling a student ‘monkey’ in university administered elementary school; says it was "not in a racist tone"
Students at Pedagogical Center at UFMG Teacher calls student ‘monkey’ in a room of the Centro Pedagógico da UFMG (Teaching Centre of UFMG). The University opened an administrative process to … Continue reading