Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Entrepreneurs create e-commerce site of beauty products targeted at black women


Note from BW of Brazil: With Brazil’s long time practice of ignoring its large black population in areas too numerous to name (many covered on this blog), many black Brazilians … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Still victims of racism in the job market, blacks are now half of micro and small business owners


Note from BW of Brazil: Various studies have shown that 125 years after the end of slavery, Afro-Brazilians continue to experience racism and inequalities in many areas of Brazilian society. … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · 1 Comment