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Category Archives: Supremo Tribunal Federal

In unanimous decision, Brazilian Supreme Court rules Affirmative Action policies are constitutional


The issue of affirmative action and quotas to increase access of Afro-Brazilians to Brazil’s finest universities has been a hotly debated topic in Brazil for the past decade. Entering Brazil’s rapidly … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

In unanimous decision, Brazilian Supreme Court rules Affirmative Action policies are constitutional


The issue of affirmative action and quotas to increase access of Afro-Brazilians to Brazil’s finest universities has been a hotly debated topic in Brazil for the past decade. Entering Brazil’s rapidly … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · Leave a comment