Ethnoreligious Identity Politics in Bahia, Brazil:

  title={Ethnoreligious Identity Politics in Bahia, Brazil:},
  author={Stephen Selka},
In the Brazilian state of Bahia today, Afro-Brazilian activists are confronting racial inequalities and racist practices that until recently many Brazilians refused to acknowledge. Many groups engaging these problems are religious, and ethnic affirmation based in African-derived religions such as Candombl6 is at the heart of the black consciousness movement. Christian organizations, however, vary widely in their views about such affirmations of Afro-Brazilian culture, and evangelical Christians… CONTINUE READING