African Heritage and Race Relations in Latin America The meeting of 33 elected leaders of the Americas continues Tuesday in Monterrey, Mexico. What are the challenges facing Afro-Latin Americans in the region, particularly regarding race matters? NPR's Tavis Smiley gets analysis from Melissa Nobles, associate professor of political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Anani Dzidzienyo, associate professor of Africana Studies and Portuguese-Brazilian Studies at Brown University.

African Heritage and Race Relations in Latin America

African Heritage and Race Relations in Latin America

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The meeting of 33 elected leaders of the Americas continues Tuesday in Monterrey, Mexico. What are the challenges facing Afro-Latin Americans in the region, particularly regarding race matters? NPR's Tavis Smiley gets analysis from Melissa Nobles, associate professor of political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Anani Dzidzienyo, associate professor of Africana Studies and Portuguese-Brazilian Studies at Brown University.