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News Click

August 23, 2016
Under President Michel Temer, Brazil’s economic and political paralysis has deepened. With the Dilma Rousseff impeachment vote at the Senate planned for after the 2016 Olympics, the situation is rife with alarming possibilities. – A Joint TRNN and Newsclick Production

Competing While Black: Rio 2016 Olympics and Racism

August 22, 2016

Dr. Sheri Parks discusses the media’s depiction of black female athletes and the social issues raised during the games in Brazil