Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Overcoming obesity and becoming a champion weightlifter, in search for sponsors, Josélia Oliveira was told they wouldn’t support her because “blacks don’t sell”


Note from BW of Brazil: It’s always great to see people overcoming obstacles and fighting their place in the sun even when there are those who want to throw shade … Continue reading

October 24, 2015 · Leave a comment