Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Category Archives: Women’s Movement

Were 20 million Afro-Brazilian women sterilized? With recent controversy in Kenya, we re-visit the sterilization controversy of the late 1980s in Brazil


Note from BW of Brazil: The focus of today‚Äôs post is of a controversial but of a very important nature that has made headlines around the world over the course … Continue reading

January 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Black women in the job market


How many black women are managers? How many black women have university degrees? Have you ever been treated by a black female doctor? These are some of the issues that … Continue reading

May 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

Black women in the job market


How many black women are managers? How many black women have university degrees? Have you ever been treated by a black female doctor? These are some of the issues that … Continue reading

May 20, 2012 · 1 Comment