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How Soccer Transformed Ecuador | American Fútbol: Episode 3

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Ecuador’s Valle del Chota (Chota Valley) has produced football stars like Ulises de la Cruz & Agustín Delgado. But prior to the 1990’s, Afro-Ecuadorian players were hardly considered for La Tri. On the third stop on the American Fútbol journey, the guys travel from Guayaquil to Quito and to this little known Northern region and find out how soccer changed the face and race of Ecuador.

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Fastest Woman in Africa – Rwanda’s First Female Cyclist

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Afro-Brazilian Hair Stories Part 1

While Essence produced their August global issue in Rio de Janeiro, they interviewed women who are celebrating the “Afro” in Afro-Brazilian. However, their hair journey has been a battle of personal, family and social acceptance because of Brazil’s complicated history with race and identity.

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Too black for Brazil (Documentary)

Nayara Justino thought her dreams had come true when she was selected as the Globeleza carnival queen in 2013 after a public vote on one of Brazil’s biggest TV shows.