On January 25, 1835, a group of black Muslims known as the Malês led one of the most infamous uprisings against slavery and religious intolerance in Bahia — Black Brazil Today

Note from BBT: In the last few posts, I have discussed the date of January 21st, which in Brazil is recognized as a national day for the combat of religious intolerance. Today, I am covering another historic day in the nation’s history: an uprising led by a group of black Muslims in the state of…

On January 25, 1835, a group of black Muslims known as the Malês led one of the most infamous uprisings against slavery and religious intolerance in Bahia — Black Brazil Today