Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Racism: Black student at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro threatened and harassed about being on university bus


In yet another example of how Brazil treats its black citizens, be they lawyers, students, athletes, professors or everyday people, a black college student was repeatedly told to get off of a university campus bus by … Continue reading

March 1, 2013 · 4 Comments

Racist grafitti and Neo-Nazis in Brazil: The evidence that can’t be denied


“Fora crioulo (Out with the crioulos/blacks)” Last week on May 1st, several news outlets in Brazil reported that the front of a building located across the street from the Federal University … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · 3 Comments

Racist grafitti and Neo-Nazis in Brazil: The evidence that can’t be denied


“Fora crioulo (Out with the crioulos/blacks)” Last week on May 1st, several news outlets in Brazil reported that the front of a building located across the street from the Federal University … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · 2 Comments