The New York Times Magazine, “The Media Doesn’t Care What Happens Here,” February 18, 2015

The Media Doesn’t Care What Happens Here
by Matthew Shaer, The New York Times Magazine, February 18, 2015

We were standing in a square in downtown Rio, in front of the stately City Hall, a thousand or so protesters milling around us, balaclava-clad anarchists alongside college students in faded denim and neon tank tops. “They won’t last once the tear gas starts,” Granja predicted of the students. He had brought along a flak jacket, a gas mask and a bicycle helmet.

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