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Dave Zirin Gives Humanist Update On Olympics

The run-up to the Rio games was filled with political intrigue surrounding the possible impeachment of embattled Brazilian President, Dilma Rousseff. Human rights observers pointed to mass displacement of the poor and extrajudicial crackdowns by police and security forces. 

As the 2016 Olympic Games set to close on Sunday, we get a human rights and civil society update on the Rio games from Dave Zirin, sports editor for The Nation and writer and host of the Edge of Sports website and podcast

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