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From the film Onã, CRUA (Coletivo de Rua)

Brazil’s Genocide Project for Blacks: 70% of Those Murdered Are Black

African-descendants in Brazil are 23.5 percent more likely to be killed than any other ...

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 ...

Mayors Are Up for Election in Brazil. It’s a White Game

Brazil, a country where a majority of residents identify as non-white, will head to ...

Brazil’s New Racial Equality Law Is Watered Down. But Blacks Are Not Complaining

Although there are different evaluations of how much impact the newly House-approved Statute of ...

Brazil Has 160 Organizations to Fight Racism. 75% Have no Money or Personnel

The organizations that promote racial equality in the Brazilian states and municipalities are facing ...

‘Poverty Still Has Collor,’ Brazilian Official Recognizes

Brazil’s 5th Intergovernmental Forum on the Promotion of Racial Equality just took place in ...