Despite rampant misinformation and an anti-vax president, Brazil found a way.
Kiratiana Freelon is an author, YouTuber, and journalist based in Rio de Janeiro. Her work focuses on Afro-Brazil and she has been published in New York Magazine, The Washington Post and The Root. She produces weekly videos about Brazil at http://youtube.com/Kiratiana.
More than 1.9 million enslaved Africans arrived in Rio de Janeiro, and thousands of them died upon arrival. One woman has made it her mission to remember them.