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11 June 2014

Stories from 11 June 2014

Analyzing the Protests Before the 2014 World Cup

Getting Tickets for the 2014 World Cup is a Total Nightmare

‘Let's Go, Argentina!’

Why You Should Pick France as Your 2nd Favorite Team at the 2014 World Cup

From Our World Cup Archive: How Brazil Fooled the World With a Meme

This Colombian Campaign Took Reggaeton Lyrics and Turned Them Into Shocking Images of Women Being Abused

Do Reggaeton lyrics objectify women? The campaign Usa la razón [Use Your Head] is asking women Reggaeton fans to be aware of the sexist nature of this music genre.

‘Stadium of Exception': Brazilian Police Arrest Anti-Cup Activists

Show Me The Money: Caribbean Discrimination Case Awardee Still Not Paid

Eight months after the Caribbean Court of Justice ruled in her favour, Shanique Myrie, who was strip-searched and denied entry to Barbados, still has not received her award.

Kazakh “Bloggers” Program Gets to the Real News

Peru: Love Is… New Ways of Surprising Your Girlfriend

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