“Black people constructed the foundation for me to be here today,” says black medical student at the State University of Rio de Janeiro — Black Women of Brazil

Note from BW of Brazil: Black doctors and specifically black women doctors continue to be an extreme rarity in Brazil. Which is why people are often shocked when they meet one. When Brazilians run into black people in hospitals, it is usually assumed that they are either patients, relatives of patients or part of the […]

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