Black in Latin America

Here’s a really interesting series of videos recently put out by PBS about the black experience in different parts of Latin America. The one on Brazil is a pretty decent crash course on the racial discourse there if you’re interested…

PBS – Black in Latin America

Fact: reasonable estimates show that Brazil received more than two times the number of enslaved Africans throughout its history than the United States.
What it means to you: black history, slavery, and African influence in Brazil provide a very interesting contrast to the U.S.’s history.

DS Love,

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