#Favela

  • Article: This Taxi Service Is Making Transportation Accessible to São Paulo's Poorest

    This Taxi Service Is Making Transportation Accessible to São Paulo's Poorest

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 11, 2018

    Over half of São Paulo's population lives in slums called favelas. Read more

  • Article: An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting

    An Openly Gay Black Female Politician Was Murdered in Brazil — And Now Thousands Are Protesting

    By Daniele Selby|March 16, 2018

    Marielle Franco was critical of police brutality in Brazil’s impoverished favelas, where she grew up Read more

  • Article: Who's paying for the Rio Olympics?

    Who's paying for the Rio Olympics?

    By Daniele Selby|June 1, 2016

    The people who can least afford it. Read more