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A Visit in the Midst of Black August (2006): Bahia, Brazil

Nicole Edwards


I had heard about the 200-plus racial distinctions that exist heremore than 200 levels of confusion built on the Willie Lynch principle. Interestingly, this country has the same racial issues that exist in both the other Americas. What is meant by different races in this context is that the Portuguese categorized Willie Lynchs fascist idea of racism so wildly and neatly that Brazil is now the shining example of the field dedicated to that studyanthropology, that handmaiden of imperialism.

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ProudFlesh: New Afrikan Journal of Culture, Politics and Consciousness. ISSN: 1543-0855 (online).
Editor: Dr. Sonjah Nadine Stanley-Niaah.

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