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Living in Rocinha: Post Pacification

By Ashley Cantor, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - An address in Rio's favelas has been a badge of honor for those gringos with the salt for living amongst well-armed traficantes, and willing to trade-off certain amenities and security for the much lower rents. Now, with the famous Zona Sul (South Zone) favelas Rocinha and Vidigal recently Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?

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