Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

After spending 16 days in jail for a crime he didn’t commit, actor/psychologist is freed in Rio

Note from BW of Brazil: So really, when can black Brazilians get justice, or at least get a break? In a news story that has been in the headlines for … Continue reading

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Brazilian woman reveals details of being raped by same assailants who raped American tourist in Rio de Janeiro; details continue to surface

Three men suspected of rape apprehended in Rio Third rape victim in the Rio de Janeiro van says that she wanted ‘sleep and forget (about it)’ Note from BW of … Continue reading

April 5, 2013 · Leave a comment