by Travis Waldron Posted on November 4, 2014
Legal analyses say the women's gender discrimination suit will likely fail. But that doesn't mean FIFA is right in the fight over turf at the Women's World Cup.
by Joaquim Moreira Salles Posted on October 24, 2014 Updated: October 25, 2014
Racism is rampant in Russian stadiums. Events at a recent match show the extent to which authorities are spineless on the issue, as Russia prepares to host the 2018 World Cup.
by Travis Waldron Posted on September 22, 2014
A top official expresses concern over safety at Qatar's 2022 World Cup, but there remains little indication that FIFA is considering a move.
by Carimah Townes Posted on June 8, 2014
Why aren't these people going to Brazil for the World Cup?
by Travis Waldron Posted on May 14, 2014 Updated: May 14, 2014
Qatar and FIFA officials say new labor reforms will give workers more rights in the country that has been called a "modern-day slave state." But international labor groups say the changes are merely "cosmetic."
by Travis Waldron Posted on December 4, 2013
Brazil is increasing security efforts to allay concerns ahead of the World Cup -- but what will that mean for a country already plagued by police brutality once the tournament is over?
by Travis Waldron Posted on September 26, 2013
Thousands of workers could die building Qatar's World Cup stadiums if it doesn't fix its slave-like working conditions, a new report says.
by Travis Waldron Posted on September 10, 2013
FIFA president Sepp Blatter blames opposition to moving Qatari World Cup to winter on European ethnocentrism. He's wrong.
by Travis Waldron Posted on July 18, 2013
by Travis Waldron Posted on July 2, 2013 Updated: July 9, 2013