Category Archives: Brazil

Nayara Justino deemed too black for Miss Globaleza Title


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Neymar Jr, Brazilian Racism and The World Cup of Football (soccer)

I grew up with the Brazilian dream team of Roberto Carlos, Ronaldo and Ronaldinho (2002 world cup champions). Imagine my shock when Ronaldo called himself “white,” Ronaldinho declared Moreno, and Roberto Carlos white. Then there is the curious case of Neymar da … Continue reading

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