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Public transportation pandemonium in Rio de Janeiro

Arrests yesterday blow open corruption scheme hurting passengers for almost 30 years Some say we’ve got the worst public transportation crisis ever in metro Rio, with chaos clearly on the way. This story in O Globo published last Sunday describes falling ridership, late … Continue reading

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Rio bus system: reform at last?

O Globo opens the way to change Para Arrumando o salão, clique aqui The sixth in a series of articles about Rio de Janeiro buses, “Máquinas mortíferas”, or “Killing machines” published today, reveals why passenger comfort and safety have so long been … Continue reading

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