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Rio's dangerous favelas find peace

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Doralice dos Santos Lines sits outside her temporary home in Providencia favela. One third of the buildings in her neighborhood – including her home – are being demolished for an Olympic stadium, a gondola and other 'improvements' by the government. Doralice has lived here for 71 years, her whole life. 'I don't want to die in public housing,' she says. 'My dream is not to leave here. What am I going to do. I'm following orders.'

PHOTO: Melanie Stetson Freeman/Staff

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