Some articles on portuguese, women:
... Portuguese emigration to Brazil from the beginning of colonization, in 1500 to 1990 Source Brazilian Institute for Geography and Statistics (IBGE ... The Portuguese migration was strongly marked by the predominance of men (colonial reports from the 16th and 17th centuries almost always report the absence or rarity ... The multiplication of descendants of Portuguese settlers happened to a large degree through miscegenation with black and amerindian women ...
Famous quotes containing the word women:
“Women are the people who are going to relieve us from all this oppression and depression. The rent boycott that is happening in Soweto now is alive because of the women. It is the women who are on the street committees educating the people to stand up and protect each other.”
—Nontsikelelo Albertina Sisulu (b. 1919)