COVID-19 is deadlier for black Brazilians, a legacy of structural racism that...

The United States and Brazil have much in common when it comes to the coronavirus. Both are among the world’s hardest-hit countries, where hundreds die daily....

The self-sufficiency of Black Panther’s Wakanda is inspiring Afro-Brazilians to look...

Rio de Janeiro The receipts are in. Worldwide, Black Panther—a superhero movie about a never colonized, self-sufficient African country— has taken in close to $1 billion...

The Nazi massacre of African soldiers in French army, 80 years...

As France crumbled under the Nazi invasion in June 1940, the German army engaged in a series of massacres against African soldiers in the...

Black Mexicans finally get respect and recognition from Mexico

Afro-Mexicans have been in the North American country since the 16th century but are now getting respect from the Mexican government which just created...

Venezuela’s Celebrated Black Soldier Who Led Their War of Independence in...

The name Pedro Camejo might not be so popular in history books or around the world but in Venezuelan history and to the large...

I’m a Descendant of President Jefferson. Take His Public Statues Down

Imagine what it would feel like if the person you loved most was killed or raped. Then, someone thought it would be a great...

Angela Davis: ‘Racism is embedded in the fabric of this country’

Legendary activist Angela Davis on the new push to end systemic racism in the US after decades of struggle for justice. Activist and scholar Angela...

NASA to name DC headquarters after ‘hidden figure’ Mary W. Jackson

NASA to name DC headquarters after 'hidden figure' Mary W. Jackson Mary W. Jackson was once a "hidden figure" at NASA, but now her name...

Former Officer Charged In Death of George Floyd Confronted While Shopping...

The woman, who says she recognized Kueng from his widely publicized mugshot, confirmed Kueng’s identity by asking for his name. Without giving his name,...

Brazil starts testing Oxford coronavirus vaccin

Researchers in Brazil began administering an experimental coronavirus vaccine developed by Oxford University to volunteers, the Federal University of Sao Paulo said Wednesday. The vaccine,...