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Brazil Builds Media Condo Over African Burial Grounds For Olympics

A community of enslaved Africans are accusing Brazilian developers of building condominiums for journalist over a sacred site where their Ancestors were buried

According to The Guardian, developers are  destroying archaeological remains at the site of an old sugar mill, and depriving the community of public space for cultural activities that celebrating  Afro-Brazilian heritage. In 2013 , the land was purchased by Cyerla, who then proceeded to cut down trees, and tear down a slave era sugar mill in order to build the condo for the Olympics. The condo has been opened to journalists since July 5, but brazil has yet to widely cover this story within their own national media

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