Brazil’s Little Platoons

The Brazilian state may be falling apart, but the favelas are the only communities that know how to survive without it.

I’m at TAC recounting the history of favela policies in Rio de Janeiro and exploring the future of city’s poorest residents after the Olympic cameras are turned off.

Brazil’s Little Platoons

Published by Catherine Addington

I am a translator from Spanish to English and a writer on saints, myths, and icons in both religious and secular contexts.

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