The "confused" lady is a character from a 2004 soap opera who kidnapped a baby and killed some people | Image: Twitter/Reproduction.

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    Brazilians Special Kind of Blindness: They Can’t See They Are Racist

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    Brazil Is Not Winning Its War Against Violence on Black Women

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