Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: racist comments

When will racism in Brazil end up with imprisonment and instead of these “we are all such and such” campaigns?


Note from BW of Brazil: It’s a question we’ve long pondered here at BW of Brazil. In our almost four years of existence we’ve documented numerous cases of racism, racist … Continue reading

November 11, 2015 · 3 Comments

Ten reasons showing that in Brazil, blacks are still is seen as objects


Note from BW of Brazil: Brazilian-styled racism has shown its ugly face for years centuries. Seriously, anyone who continues to believe that all Brazilians are perceived and treated as equals is … Continue reading

August 25, 2015 · 7 Comments

The role the racist humor of a late night talk show host played in the racist assault on a popular black journalist


Note from BW of Brazil: Alright so today’s piece is late. The subject, late night talk show host Danilo Gentili, has been discussed in previous posts. Not being a fan … Continue reading

August 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

More from the land of “No, we aren’t racists” – Top news program’s first black weather girl targeted with numerous racist offenses on program’s social network


Note from BW of Brazil: Well, I can honestly say, this is absolutely shocking! What? Racist sentiments in Brazil?!?! The world must be ending! Alright, alright, for those of you … Continue reading

July 5, 2015 · 5 Comments

Social networks: A comfortable place for racists to share their views – Child actor Kaik Pereira and funk singer MC Ludmilla the latest victims


Note from BW of Brazil: It is a well-known fact how much the internet has changed our lives. Because of the World Wide Web, billions of people worldwide have access … Continue reading

June 30, 2015 · 1 Comment