NPR Story
4:01 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Brazil Tramples Poor Citizens In Its Rush To Glory

Originally published on Fri June 28, 2013 10:42 pm

Brazil wanted this to be their moment in the sun — hosting the World Cup and the Olympics was meant to show the country at its best. Instead, the spotlight is being shone on glaring inequality and a culture that invests in glossy stadiums while displacing its poor.