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Inspired by Beyoncé, actress Roberta Rodrigues straightens her hair and goes blonde; says guys are crazy about her new look


Actress Roberta Rodrigues who first became famous in her role as Berenice in the 2002 hit film Cidade de Deus (City of God) has decided to go against the grain in the … Continue reading

January 20, 2013 · 4 Comments

How Brazilian ideologies of racial stereotypes apply to Viola Davis and the Oscars


The Oscars and Viola Davis in “The Help” So once again, Oscar time is upon us, and as usual, the media is clamoring and hyping up the show and trying … Continue reading

February 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

How Brazilian ideologies of racial stereotypes apply to Viola Davis and the Oscars


The Oscars and Viola Davis in “The Help” So once again, Oscar time is upon us, and as usual, the media is clamoring and hyping up the show and trying … Continue reading

February 26, 2012 · 1 Comment

Katleen da Cruz Conceição: specialist in black skin


One of the most respected when the subject is black skin, Dr. Katleen da Criz Conceição is the Ambulatory Head of Dermatology in Black Skin of the Federal Hospital in … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Katleen da Cruz Conceição: specialist in black skin


One of the most respected when the subject is black skin, Dr. Katleen da Criz Conceição is the Ambulatory Head of Dermatology in Black Skin of the Federal Hospital in … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · Leave a comment