Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Children forage through polluted river in the northeast to gather cans; lawsuit filed against the city


Note from BW of Brazil: So how is it that Brazil deals with its poor citizens? And more, how does it deal with its poor, black citizens? This is the … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · 2 Comments

Margareth Menezes and Mariene de Castro are attractions of Pre-Carnaval in northeastern Brazil


Mariene de Castro (left) and Margareth Menezes The pre-Carnival festivities of Aterrinho of Iracema Praia (beach) in Fortaleza, CearĂ¡ (northeastern Brazil) were scheduled to conclude its Carnaval preparations in style … Continue reading

February 9, 2013 · Leave a comment