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Organization is going to Prosecution Office to accuse of discrimination against Mestizos in Sejusc

Organization is going to prosecutors accuse of discrimination mestizos in Sejusc
A meeting at the State Department of Justice, Human Rights and Citizenship (Sejusc) on Wednesday (5), intended to discuss issues approved in racial conference in Manaus recently ended in shouting match when a woman, telling India He did not accept the suggestion that mestizos and mestizos were included in the same draft text which were already black listed and traditional communities.
The woman said “shame of indium in the face will never be mestizo, because mestizo is not race. Half-Blood does not exist”. The statement has created enormous malaise entres participants of the meeting and angered members of organizations like Movement Nation Mixed Race Association Caboclos and bordering the Amazon (ACRA) and others that interact in the discussions.
According to the president of the Nation Mixed Race Helderli Castro, the half-breed is recognized by law as an ethnic-racial group by the states of Amazonas, Roraima and Paraiba, and therefore the entity will notify the occurred in Sejusc and ask Prosecutor’s measures .

A meeting at the State Department of Justice, Human Rights and Citizenship (Sejusc) on Wednesday (5), intended to discuss issues recently approved in racial conference in Manaus ended in shouting match when a woman, telling she was an Indian, did not accept the suggestion that Mestizos and caboclos were included in the same draft text which were already listed Negros and traditional communities.

The woman said “Indian with shame in face  will never be Mestizo, because Mestizo is not race. Mestizo does not exist”. The statement has created enormous malaise between participants of the meeting and angered members of organizations Nação Mestiça, Associação dos Caboclos e Ribeirinhos da Amazônia (ACRA) and others that interact in the discussions.

According to the president of the Nação Mestiça, Helderli Castro, the Mestizo is recognized by law as an ethnic-racial group by the States of Amazonas, Roraima and Paraiba, and therefore the entity will notify the occurred in Sejusc and ask Prosecutor’s measures.

Translated from Portal do Zacarias, 08/08/2015.

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