Unrest Festers in Rio as Olympics Kick Off

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Protesters hold banners against Rio 2016 Olympic games to demand more education or health care during a demonstration against the Olympic torch relay in Niteroi, on August 2, 2016.
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Tonight, the 2016 Summer Olympic Games officially kick off in Rio de Janeiro. But Brazilian protesters on the streets are frustrated that their financially strapped city is now playing host for a massive sporting event that it conceivably cannot afford.

Brazil remains in a deep recession and is mired in multiple interconnected corruption scandals. Organizers report that more than a million tickets remain unsold.

Juliana Barbassa, author of "Dancing with the Devil in the City of God: Rio de Janeiro on the Brink," discusses the games and unrest in Rio.