FIFA: A soulless, stinking scourge finally gets its comeuppance


In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, during last summer’s World Cup, an activist named Julia Mariano told me about being chased through city streets by police firing rubber bullets and tear gas canisters. Mariano and her compatriots had been protesting the global mega-event’s human costs in a country with massive income disparity and social inequality, yet found themselves running for — they felt — their lives

The chase happened thousands of miles from the Zurich, Switzerland, headquarters of FIFA, global …

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