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30 July 2016

Episode 134

30 minutes


Photo: Dilma Rousseff

When Rio won its bid to host the Olympics back in October 2009, Brazil was on the rise: its economy was strong and its leader was popular and charismatic. Now, against a backdrop of corruption scandals, an impeachment process and a free-falling economy, we ask whether the Rio Olympics are such a good idea.

30 July 2016

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