Complexo da Maré is one of the oldest favelas
in Rio, and a new short documentary, Te Vejo Mare
, shows how, despite the headlines and violence, a community and culture manages to thrive there. As featured on today's Guardian website: Welcome to Complexo da Maré (10:16)
, The Samba Is Infinite (10:22)
, Fighting for Peace (11:00)
The stories of four people in Rio's favelas.
Brazil Wants to Build a Wall
Social and economic problems out of control? No problem. Brazil plans to literally build a 10 foot wall to separate the haves from the have nots.