Black Beetle Men's Crew

Regular price $200.00

The original Black Beetle was a legendary capoeirista and freedom fighter. Besouro Manganga, which means Powerful Beetle in Portuguese, was a powerful martial artist who rebelled against the white government and police who had continued to exploit and harass black people post-slavery. Legend has it that Besouro could dodge bullets, that his body was impenetrable by knives, and that he could even fly to escape dangerous situations.


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