Brazil’s New Problem With Blackness
As the proudly mixed-race country grapples with its legacy of slavery, affirmative-action race tribunals are measuring skull shape and nose width to determine who counts…
Affirmative-action race tribunals in Brazil are measuring skull shape and nose width to determine who counts as disadvantaged.
Brazilian affirmative action bureaucrats R da Reel Phrenologists
When the Good Racism winds up having to measure skulls to assign blackness points, it's exposed for what it's always been: just racism.
Alexander M. Kim
Self-ID, genealogy ≠ enough: "gaming" of Brazilian affirmative action spurs perverse return of racial anthropology
Fascinating article on the politics of affirmative action in Brazil (by
Fascinating: Brazil's affirmative action system collapsing as more college applicants identify as 'trans-racial'