Say What? The Most Racist Things to Happen in Brazil

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The Last Western Nation to Abolish Slavery

Taking it back to the 19th century, Brazil's history of Black discrimination shows its deep roots. In 1888, Brazil became the last nation in the Americas to finally abolish slavery following Britain's intimidation tactics. (Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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