By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On Saturday, March 19th, the São Paulo-based nonprofit, investigative journalism agency, Agência Pública will inaugurate a new journalism center, Casa Pública, in the Rio de Janeiro neighborhood of Botafogo. Creators envision the space as the future home for discussions and support of investigative and independent journalism.
"In the past five years, Agência Pública has persistently covered violations of the rights of Brazilians," the project creators stated in a press release.
"The goal is to strengthen the production of quality content and depth, guided . . .