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Category Archives: University of Zumbi dos Palmares

In northeast Brazil, overwhelmingly white private school students protest against Brazil’s quota law


Private school students in the state of Sergipe march against affirmative action On the afternoon of Saturday, September 22, in the capital of Sergipe (northeastern Brazil) between the upper crust … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · 1 Comment

Brazil’s first and only black university graduates its first class of Law students


 Marilene de Mello is part of the first class of law graduates at Unipalmares  The student Marilene de Mello was chosen to take the vow of students in the graduation … Continue reading

September 14, 2012 · Leave a comment