Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Racism against black youth in malls continues as teens assaulted by security in Minas Gerais


  Note from BW of Brazil: Headline making news coming out of Brazil never ceases. This is true of general news and news from the racial perspective as is of … Continue reading

June 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Braids, extensions and dreads are among most worn black hairstyles


Crislene Assunção, Black Beauty winner Lorrayne Silva and Adriano Fransérgio Whoever thinks that all black hair styles are restricted to the “black power (afro)” style is mistaken. To change such a conception, … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · Leave a comment


Woman from Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil

May 18, 2012 · Leave a comment


Woman from Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil

May 18, 2012 · Leave a comment


Woman from Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil Source: Black Women of Brazil

March 8, 2012 · Leave a comment


Woman from Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil Source: Black Women of Brazil

March 8, 2012 · Leave a comment