Brazil's Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, The Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy

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Haymarket Books, 3.6.2014 - 200 sivua
The leading US commentator on the politics of sports explores the coming World Cup and beyond.

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I love soccer, and I’ve been looking forward to this World Cup since, well, since it ended in 2010. Back then I watched games at pubs in England and Germany between revisions to my thesis; this year I ... Lue koko arvostelu

Brazil's Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy

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Zirin, an experienced sports journalist (Game Over: How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down), here spotlights the hypocrisy, greed, and societal impact of bringing world-class events to a ... Lue koko arvostelu

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Dave Zirin, The Nation’s sports correspondent, is the author, most recently, of Game Over: How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down. Named one of UTNE Reader’s “50 Visionaries Who Are Changing Our World,” Zirin is a frequent guest on MSNBC, ESPN and Democracy Now! He also hosts his own weekly Sirius XM show, Edge of Sports Radio.

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