Tag: Racism

    In Response to Sexism and Racism, Over 1000 Black Women Run for Office in Brazil

    Motivated in part by President Donald Trump’s disparaging remarks about women and the numerous ...

    About 8.000 homeless families invaded private lot in São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo - Photo: MTST

    In São Paulo, Brazil, Everyone Will Have a Home in… 120 Years

    Once a proud symbol of resistance to racial segregation, a shabby square in São ...

    Black Panther Galvanizes Afro-Brazilians to Take on Segregation

    ‘Black Panther’ Inspires Afro-Brazilians to Feel Proud of Themselves

    Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” movie, which has gained traction for its empowering notes on Black ...

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

    University of Arizona anthropologist Jennifer Roth-Gordon spent 10 days in Brazil leading up to ...

    Brazil Is Not Winning Its War Against Violence on Black Women

    Every year, Amnesty International releases a report on the state of human rights across ...

    Black activism in Brazil and the US

    Comparing Discriminatory Policing and Social Action in Brazil and the US

    The disproportionately harsh and violent treatment of African-Americans by law enforcement officials has been ...

    Black Brazilian quilombola

    120 Years After End of Slavery Brazilian Blacks Still Far from Getting Equality

    Despite Brazil’s NIMBY attitude about racism, while trying to convince itself of being a ...

    Blacks in Brazil

    We Are All Brazilians, All Mixed, and Racists All the Same

    From the end of the 1930s till his death in 1995, the anthropologist Ashley ...