Rio’s Favela Ballerinas | Close Up

More murders happen in Brazil than in almost every other country on earth, most of them in favelas like the Alemao in Rio de Janeiro. The slum spreads over the hills west of the city’s main airport like a shabby blanket. Up to 70,000 people live here. With various drug factions fighting for control, shots … Read more Rio’s Favela Ballerinas | Close Up