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Football: Corrupt from Top to Bottom

Soccer is in a state of global crisis although its hapless leaders insist nothing is amiss. Even after a series of devastating scandals, FIFA, international soccer’s governing body, hasn’t cleaned up its act. In an age of increasing organizational transparency, … Continue reading

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Women’s World Cup: USA defeats Brazil 5-3 on penalties, advances to semifinals

In a thrilling quarterfinal, the United States leveled the match in the last minute of overtime despite being a player down for nearly an hour. The US were gifted their first goal in the second minute when Brazil’s defender Daiane … Continue reading

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