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Black Brazilians face a two-decade equality gap

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2016 March of Black Women Against Racism. Photo: Rovena Rosa/ABr
racism in brazil
2016 March of Black Women Against Racism. Photo: Rovena Rosa/ABr

“It’s a black thing,” said William Waack, one of the most prominent journalists at leading news network Globo, on a hot mic as cars honked in the background. It didn’t take long for Brazilians to start venting their anger on Twitter, using the hashtag #ÉCoisadePreto to denounce...

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