Cleaning Who’s House?

Editorial

RIO DE JANEIRO - This town is getting cleaned up, and not everyone is happy about it. As a (relatively) long-time New Yorker, I've seen how over-policing and gentrification can wear the charm off a place. Of course, comparing the two cities is a stretch, and Rio has such a big gap in social conditions, it's not fair to complain.

My history with Rio only goes back to 2004, but with the oil discovery and the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?