Inside Rio’s favelas, the city's neglected neighborhoods (
The Rio you won’t see at the Olympics

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percent of the residents of Rio de Janeiro live in informal communities
called favelas. Not fully slums but not fully integrated into the city
either, these favelas are home to both horrific gang violence and some
of the most creative and resourceful people in Rio. is a
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