Women Play Soccer At Rio Grande Quilombo In AlcÃ¢ntara , MaranhÃ£o , Northea ...
Stockphoto ID: 3590298
File name: Countryside Brazil football_09rf00164.jpg
Format: digital, 4000+ pixels longest side
Property release: no Model release: no
Source: photo agency Based in: Brazil
Description: Women play soccer at Rio Grande Quilombo in AlcÃ¢ntara , MaranhÃ£o , Northeast Brazil . A quilombo is a Brazilian hinterland settlement founded by people of African origin . Most of the inhabitants of quilombos were escaped former slaves and , in some cases , a minority of marginalised non slave Brazilians that faced oppression during colonization .