Summer camp for black children provokes outrage; parents angered by ‘exclusion of white children’: Why do these people never challenge white supremacy? — Black Women of Brazil

Note from BW of Brazil: In today’s post we feature an excellent example of how racism and white supremacy is maintained in Brazil while citizens and leaders of the country insidiously proclaim the country to be a place where “we are all equal”. We’ve seen this type of incident before so it’s not particularly surprising […]

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“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 […] […]

Read More “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