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The U.S. Soccer Team Has Immigration to Thank for Its Success

The U.S. Soccer Team Has Immigration to Thank for Its Success

by Jamilah King on June 17 2014, 12:14PM

Jorge Rivas looks at how policy helped build the U.S. Men’s Soccer team.

Topics: Culture

Futbolistas 4 Life Follows Youth Bringing a Soccer Field to Oakland's Fruitvale

Futbolistas 4 Life Follows Youth Bringing a Soccer Field to Oakland’s Fruitvale

by Julianne Hing on June 13 2014, 10:20AM

Youth turn to soccer, and a campaign to transform their school playground into a soccer field, as a refuge from deadly gun violence in their community.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW, Sports

Brazilian Footballer Eats Banana Thrown At Him From Stands

Brazilian Footballer Eats Banana Thrown At Him From Stands

by Carla Murphy on April 28 2014, 10:01AM

Racism in sports is not just a Clippers thing

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

World Cup: France No Match For Integration

World Cup: France No Match For Integration

by Naima Ramos-Chapman on July 7 2010, 8:15PM

Reaction to the team’s implosion revealed just how tense race relations have grown.

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FIFA's World Cup Having a Ball With Child Labor

FIFA’s World Cup Having a Ball With Child Labor

by Michelle Chen on June 11 2010, 10:42AM

South Africa is the center of world this week, kicking off the first-ever World Cup Games on the African continent. But as the cameras pan across green fields and lavish festivities, labor activists are keeping their eye on the ball….

Topics: Global Affairs

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