Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

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

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

African students come to terms with the cruelty of racism in Brazil


African students come to terms with the cruelty of racism in Brazil In a previous article posted here about a black Cuban woman who was referred to as “black shit” on a Brazilian … Continue reading

April 20, 2012 · 3 Comments

African students come to terms with the cruelty of racism in Brazil


In a previous article that I wrote about a black Cuban woman who was referred to as “black shit” on a Brazilian volleyball court, I asked a question in reference … Continue reading

April 20, 2012 · 1 Comment