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About the “Améfrica” Quilombos

Since the recent anti-racist mobilizations in the United States and Latin American countries, there has been a strengthening of the black and feminist movements in Brazil as well as a resumption of the debate on race. Within this framework, there has been a resurgence of interest in ideas and theories of the past.

“Institutional coups” are coups d’état

One cannot understand what is happening in Brazil today without referring to the institutional coup of 2016. One cannot reach the dimension of the current Brazilian crisis without considering that institutional rupture. Its achievement symbolized the end of the Brazilian democratic period initiated in the 1980s.

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