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Rio de Janeiro prepares to host the world

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Rio de Janeiro is hosting the World Cup and the Olympics in back-to-back media spectacles that will transform the world's understanding of the city and its people. The city's famous, or infamous, favelas will be front and center of a thousand features, and still the western viewer will not fully grasp their enormity of their complexity. My wife and I spent Saturday with two Poles, a Frenchman,...

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