Posts Tagged: World Cup

The Putin Games

Russia’s response to the Ukrainian crisis and the Olympic Games in Sochi are essentially rooted in the same impetus: Putin’s geopolitical ambitions.
South Africans appear to have had their constitutional right to protest suspended during the 2010 World Cup, following a directive from the country's police service (SAPS) to municipalities hosting matches.
Soccer's big event is about to begin in South Africa. It's time to root for your favorite team...and for Africa.