The Nine Year Old Boy that Shook Brazil

A photo taken during Rio’s traditional New Year’s fireworks show has not only gone viral, but sparked a series of conversations about inequality, race, and class.  Click to view this photo of a nine-year old boy in awe of fireworks in the sky and the deeper meaning it may have for the image of black and mixed-race people in Brazil:

THE NEW YEAR’S EVE PHOTO THAT SHOOK BRAZIL

Photo by Ryan Wong on Unsplash