International Women’s Day: 8 Women who made the World a better place in 2014 – Part 8 – Zainab Bangura

We continue to celebrate the women of the world, Zainab Bangura, not only on one day, International Women’s Day, but for as long as we can. Enjoy the post, original posted on Huffington Post: 8. Zainab Bangura pushed countries to recognize that sexual violence in conflict has to stop. As the U.N. special representative on sexual violence in conflict, … Continue reading International Women’s Day: 8 Women who made the World a better place in 2014 – Part 8 – Zainab Bangura

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International Women’s Day: 8 Women who made the World a better place in 2014 – Part 7 – Lena Klimova

We continue to celebrate the women of the world, Lena Klimova, not only on one day, International Women’s Day, but for as long as we can. Enjoy the post, original posted on Huffington Post: 7. Lena Klimova gave Russian gay teens a voice online. Just days before the Sochi Winter Olympics opened in February, young journalist Lena Klimova was charged under … Continue reading International Women’s Day: 8 Women who made the World a better place in 2014 – Part 7 – Lena Klimova

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2014 FIFA World Cup: Germany wins 2014 FIFA World Cup!

2014 FIFA World Cup. Germany wins 2014 FIFA World Cup! A brilliant game against Argentina, winning by 1 goal to nil in extra time. Argentina employed great defending and held off Germany leading the game into extra time. However, Germany's fresh leg subs sinks a goal with 6 minutes to go in play. Argentina nor Lionel Messi could … Continue reading 2014 FIFA World Cup: Germany wins 2014 FIFA World Cup!

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2014 FIFA World Cup: Fifa official linked to $100m ticket scandal

Reblogged Eleven suspected ticket touts who were supplied by Fifa insider arrested in Rio after phone-tapping sting, say Brazilian police Police in Rio de Janeiro have said a Fifa official is involved in a US$100m ticket scandal. Officers have arrested 11 suspected ticket touts as part of an investigation called Operation Jules Rimet, which has … Continue reading 2014 FIFA World Cup: Fifa official linked to $100m ticket scandal

2014 FIFA World Cup – Cameroon is investigating allegations its World Cup team threw a game against Croatia

Re-blogged from Quartz Cameroon’s national soccer federation has announced it will investigate whether its team threw a match to Croatia in the World Cup after a notorious match fixer predicted the score (4-0) and that a player would get sent off with a red card. And sure enough, this happened in the match, leading to the … Continue reading 2014 FIFA World Cup – Cameroon is investigating allegations its World Cup team threw a game against Croatia

2014 FIFA World Cup - Colombia's Rodriguez scores the second goal of the match.

2014 Fifa World Cup – Match Results for Round of 16 matches June 28 – July 1, 2014

2014 Fifa World Cup Sat Jun 28, 2014 11:00 Brazil  3  2 Chile Belo Horizonte Sat Jun 28, 2014 3:00 Uruguay  0  2 Colombia Rio De Janeiro Sun Jun 29, 2014 11:00 Mexico  1  2 Netherlands Fortaleza Sun Jun 29, 2014 3:00 Costa Rica  5  3 Greece Recife Mon Jun 30, 2014 11:00 France  2 … Continue reading 2014 Fifa World Cup – Match Results for Round of 16 matches June 28 – July 1, 2014

2014 FIFA World Cup - Neymar prays while Chile huddle.

2014 Fifa World Cup – Match Schedule for Round of 16 matches June 28 – July 1, 2014

2014 Fifa World Cup Sat Jun 28, 2014 11:00 Brazil Chile Belo Horizonte Sat Jun 28, 2014 3:00 Uruguay Colombia Rio De Janeiro Sun Jun 29, 2014 11:00 Mexico Netherlands Fortaleza Sun Jun 29, 2014 3:00 Costa Rica Greece Recife Mon Jun 30, 2014 11:00 France Nigeria Brasilia Mon Jun 30, 2014 3:00 Germany Algeria … Continue reading 2014 Fifa World Cup – Match Schedule for Round of 16 matches June 28 – July 1, 2014