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Brazil is now in the throes of a perfect storm of problems. Rousseff's Labor Party, once considered to be the most honest
Brazil was heading into the semifinals of world development as an odds-on favorite. How did the country go from world-class performer to global embarrassment in what seems like the blink of an eye?
Chances are you have passed by one of Eduardo Kobra's street art murals. His kaleidoscope style images have transformed city walls and sidewalks across the globe into colorful sights that pay homage to some of the world's most influential figures like Martin Luther King Jr. and Dalai Lama.
These patterns of legal exceptionalism are part of the same culture in which systemic, ongoing corruption flourished. Shining a light on overt corruption is an important part of combating the human rights harms associated with FIFA events. But corruption is only part of the story.
Nike, the world's largest footwear maker, said in May that charging documents regarding the FIFA bribery scandal do not allege
What do you think deserves better coverage in the press? What are you most grateful for? What was the greatest challenge
A lack of transparency at one of the world's most important sports institutions.
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"The stadiums are so big that it is almost absurd," Macaux told Fast Company. Their "almost absurd" sizes would allow an
My "love letter" to Sepp Blatter, to the tune of Jay Z's "Dear Summer".
The Final is here. And you know what that means. It's almost over. Forget who wins or loses. Who has won or lost. On July 14, the football lover in your life will fall into a state of deep depression.
Fortunately, after spending the last four weeks in Brazil doing impact work in the local communities, I've learned one very important thing: Brazil is more than football.
Unlike other sports trophies like hockey's Stanley Cup -- which victorious players get the schlep around and shower with
You didn't make it to Brazil for the World Cup? No worries! The South American nation's beautiful beaches, cosmopolitan cities and natural wonders are worth the trip no matter when you decide to go.
House in Rio: With Shakira: Museum of Contemporary Art in Niteroi a suburb of Rio: All is set for the final game here in
As the World Cup crowned Germany champion while host Brazil was left out of its own party, this South American nation was left to contemplate if something good can come through heartache in the wake of its World Cup devastation.
Brazil managed to reach halftime without surrendering any more goals but could not hold the Netherlands scoreless the rest
While Blind is far better sighted than his surname suggests, the 24-year-old midfielder had never previously scored an international
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