Fears of Racism as the World Cup Kicks Off

As a nonprofit institution, FIFA has generated an incredible number of scandals in recent history. From the misappropriation of resources to bribery, the leading international body in charge of organizing soccer—the world’s most popular sport—has been rife with corruption. When organizations are plagued by misconduct…

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FIFA Boss Incriminated by Panama Papers

(Current FIFA President Gianni Infantino) FIFA has had a tumultuous year, with a host of scandals rocking the international nonprofit in charge of world soccer. Ousted FIFA President Sepp Blatter oversaw an organization rife with bribery, responsible for allegedly selling hosting rights for the World Cup…

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FIFA Fumbles Its Nonprofit Mission

On May 27, nine FIFA representatives – along with a handful of sports media executives – were arrested on corruption charges in Geneva, Switzerland. The United States-led case against soccer’s most powerful nonprofit institution is less surprising in the content of its allegations (bribery, racketeering,…

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