Boys Play Soccer At Rio Grande Quilombo In AlcÃ¢ntara , MaranhÃ£o , Northeas ...
Stockphoto ID: 3590299
File name: Countryside Brazil football_09rf00165.jpg
Format: digital, 4000+ pixels longest side
Property release: no Model release: no
Source: photo agency Based in: Brazil
Description: Boys 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 .