Celebrating Black Female Freedom Fighters: Benedita Souza da Silva Sampaio

With the exception of Nigeria, Brazil has the largest population of Blacks in the world,  hence I could not let this Black History Month end without acknowledging at least one of Brazil's Black female freedom fighters. There's no better heroine to feature than Benedita Souza da Silver Sampaio (1942-) who went from being born and … Continue reading Celebrating Black Female Freedom Fighters: Benedita Souza da Silva Sampaio