An unprecedent wave of illegal occupations of abandoned property has transformed Brazil’s megacity. Join us as we report from them and other sites in São Paulo
Sao Paulo has a thriving newspaper market, and the headlines across the city’s papers today tackle a range of issues – from the football club Corinthians to crime and pollution. Here are today’s top stories:
Folha: SP football club Corinthians lift cup of Brazilian championship, “I will not be a presidential candidate,” says TV presenter Huck, government pushes pension reform talks #guardiansaopaulo pic.twitter.com/56auZ69cNg
On the outskirts of São Paulo, about a 40-minute drive from downtown, is Occupation Esperança, an informal settlement of about 500 families.