Protesting Rio teachers extinguish Olympic torch over pay dispute

By Victor Skinner on Monday, August 1st, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Teachers in Brazil protesting pay issues with the country’s government extinguished the Olympic Torch during a procession last week in an altercation that drew intervention from the military. A video recorded by Angra dos Reis shows protesters descend on the torch ceremony Wednesday in Angra dos Reis, a city near […]