Rio train painted with athletes and work from Cândido Portinari - Daniel Ramalho/Rio2016

How the Rio Olympic Games Helped the Wealthy and Hurt the Poor

The Olympic Games revealed the deep socioeconomic and political contradictions of Brazil and helped ...

Six Months and US$ 2.3 Billion Later, Rio Olympic Venues Abandoned and in Ruins

Buildings have been abandoned, swimming pools are empty, garbage and broken sports equipment can ...

Closing ceremonies of Rio Paralympics - Andre Motta/ Ministério do Esporte

Rio’s Paralympic Games Are History. And a Memorable One

Rio’s Paralympic Games have officially ended in Rio de Janeiro with a mix of ...

Rio Olympic Games closing ceremonies

Olympic Games 2016: Blame it on Rio or on the Media?

Ryan Lochte fantastic story on the armed robbery that never occurred would be the ...

American Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte

Rio Police Indict Lying US Swimmers and Want Them to Apologize to the Brazilian People

The Brazilian government chief of staff, Eliseu Padilha, announced today, in Rio de Janeiro, ...

Celebrating the Olympics in Rio

Rio Olympics Closing Ceremony Won’t See Brazil’s President. He Fears the Boos

Brazil president Michel Temer’s press office informed that he will not attend the closing ...