New article on Racism and Public Policies by Silvio Almeida published on the Brazil LAB + Nexo Public Policies platform

Saturday, May 21, 2022

The Brazil LAB has just published on its Nexo Public Policies platform the article "Racismo sistêmico e o impacto das políticas de ação afirmativa no Brasil", a translation of the paper presented on the online event "Systemic Racism and the Social Impact of Affirmative Policies in Brazil" (available here). In the article, Silvio Almeida, a leading Brazilian public intellectual, attorney and professor at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie and Fundação Getúlio Vargas, addresses systemic racism and affirmative action in Brazil, with particular emphasis on their relation to the historical formation of Brazilian society and the country's current political moment. The article can be accessed here.