Benedita da Silva

(b. 1943)

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(b. 1943),

Afro‐Brazilian political leader. Born and raised in the slums of Río de Janeiro, Benedita da Silva over the next decades became the most important Afro‐Brazilian woman in Brazilian ...

Subjects: History.

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