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Jimmy Kimmel Proves Americans Don't Know Much About the World Cup

Jimmy Kimmel Proves Americans Don’t Know Much About the World Cup

by Jamilah King on July 2 2014, 11:56AM

It wasn’t pretty.

Topics: Culture

Boko Haram, Jerry Sandusky and OITNB Nude Scene

Boko Haram, Jerry Sandusky and OITNB Nude Scene

by Akiba Solomon on June 24 2014, 9:08AM

Some of what I’m reading about today

Topics: /NOW

Neo-Nazis, Blackface and Homophobia at the World Cup

Neo-Nazis, Blackface and Homophobia at the World Cup

by Aura Bogado on June 23 2014, 1:45PM

Not a good look.

Topics: /NOW, Society

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

Spike Lee Saved His Shortest Film Ever for the World Cup Play

Spike Lee Saved His Shortest Film Ever for the World Cup

by Jamilah King on June 12 2014, 4:05PM

“Pixote’s Game” is part of a series for Pepsi.

Topics: Culture

How to Watch the World Cup (With or Without Cable)

How to Watch the World Cup (With or Without Cable)

by Aura Bogado on June 11 2014, 1:25PM

Your options are greatly expanded if you understand Spanish.

Topics: Media, /NOW

Janelle Monáe Covers David Bowie's 'Heroes' Play

Janelle Monáe Covers David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’

by Jamilah King on May 12 2014, 1:41PM

It’s part of a new series from Pepsi.

Topics: Culture

Palestinian 'Arab Idol' Winner Booted From World Cup Performance

Palestinian ‘Arab Idol’ Winner Booted From World Cup Performance

by Jamilah King on February 14 2014, 11:38AM

And he’s got a big ally in Shakira.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Brazilian Protestors Suggest: 'Call Me a Cup, and Invest in Me

Brazilian Protestors Suggest: ‘Call Me a Cup, and Invest in Me”

by Aura Bogado on June 19 2013, 11:53AM

Hundreds of people are protesting Brazil’s neglect of basic public infrastructure.

Topics: Global Affairs, /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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Remembrance: Soweto Massacre and Bloody Sunday

Remembrance: Soweto Massacre and Bloody Sunday

by Michelle Chen on June 16 2010, 9:43AM

This week brings somber remembrances of two acts of massive brutality that occurred about a generation ago on opposite ends of the hemisphere. Both incidents exposed the shame of racial or ethnic strife under colonization, both galvanized radical social movements…

Topics: Global Affairs

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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