NPR reports: Skin Color Still Plays Big Role In Ethnically Diverse Brazil. "4 million slaves brought to Brazil, more than any of the Americas, 10 times more than the USA. The fight for racial equality in modern day Brazil exists."
The painting "The Redemption of Ham" by Modesto Brocos features a black grandmother, mixed-race mother, white father and white baby. The grandmother stands to the left with her hands raised in prayer, praising God that her grandson is white.