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The Martial Art of 'Master Lightening'

Alair Macedo is a master of capoeira, a Brazilian martial art created more than four hundred years ago by African slaves.

This piece accompanies a Pacific Northwest Magazine article written by Seattle Times Reporter Paula Bock.