A Marathon That Began Long Before the Olympics Opening Ceremony

Many working-class Brazilians feel excluded from the Games and won’t even be curious spectators when the opening ceremony takes place on Friday.

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RIO DE JANEIRO – Some city buses here boast signs proclaiming that locals have really got “onboard with the Olympic spirit.” But this message goes unnoticed by Gilda Tereza Gon alves, 43, during her commute...