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The Woes of Luka Modric: Croatia, Nationalism and Football

  • Saudi Arabia Drags Geopolitical Baggage on to the World Cup Pitch

    06.14.18
  • 2018 World Cup offers Chechnya Opportunity to Play Middle Eastern Politics

    05.30.18
  • The Rise, Fall, and Rise Again of the Politics of Middle Eastern Soccer

    04.13.18
  • Activists and Gulf Crisis Turn Qatar into Potential Model of Social Change

    10.26.17
  • Tackling the Elephant in the Room: The Incestuous Relationship Between Sports and Politics

    09.14.17
  • Palestine Puts FIFA in a Bind

    05.09.17
  • Kuwaiti Sheikh Ahmad: The Rise and Fall of Political Corruption in International Sports

    05.02.17
  • Middle East Soccer: Trump’s Israel-Palestine Peace Making Put to the Test

    03.26.17
  • Trade Unions Challenge FIFA and Qatar World Cup in Swiss Court

    12.11.16
  • Qatari and FIFA Pledges on Worker Rights Have Little Impact on Construction Companies

    12.05.16
  • Human Rights Watch and FIFA Test Middle East Fallout of Trump’s Election

    11.21.16
  • Palestine Considers Suing Israel in International Sports Court

    11.06.16
  • A Study in Soft Power Strategy: Iceland 1, Qatar -1

    10.10.16
  • Israeli-Palestinian Struggle Returns to the Soccer Pitch

    09.26.16
  • Playing Politics: The AFC Gets Tied Up in Knots

    05.21.16
  • FIFA, Human Rights and Politics: One Step Forward, Two Steps Backwards

    04.24.16
  • AFC Rehires Former Exec Accused of Corruption

    03.30.16
  • Bahrain’s FIFA Defeat: A Cautionary Tale for Autocrats

    02.27.16
  • Salman’s Moral Rectitude or Everything You Wanted to Know about FIFA but Never Dared to Ask

    02.22.16
  • Pressure Builds on Sheikh Salman to Respond to Human Rights Allegations

    01.21.16
  • Kuwaiti Rulers Fight it out on the Pitch

    01.14.16
  • Trade Unions Test Qatari Sincerity with Demands for Labour Reform

    12.21.15
  • Turkish-Russian Tensions Set to Spill onto European Pitches

    12.17.15
  • FIFA’s Human Rights Litmus Test: Will it Clean House?

    12.15.15
  • Soccer Unites China and UAE in Pursuing Global Ambitions

    12.03.15
  • Qatari Labor Reforms: Words but No Actions

    12.01.15
  • Bahraini Players’ Support for Salman is Curious

    11.13.15
  • Embattled World Cup Host Qatar Sends Mixed Messages

    11.11.15
  • Al-Khalifa’s FIFA bid Mired in Human Rights Allegations

    11.03.15
  • New Qatari Labor Law: Too Little, Too Late

    10.29.15
  • AFC Salman’s FIFA Candidacy Puts Integrity Checks to the Test

    10.26.15
  • OECD holds FIFA Responsible for Qatari World Cup-related Labour Conditions

    10.18.15
  • Israel Suspends Israeli-Palestinian Encounters on the Pitch

    10.18.15
  • Syrian Soccer: Succeeding Against the Odds

    10.11.15
  • 2022 World Cup Sparks Labour Reform, Just not in Qatar

    10.07.15
  • FIFA Rescue Troubled Saudi King Salman

    10.01.15
  • Qatar’s Economic Diversification and the World Cup

  • Israel’s Fault Lines Spill onto the Soccer Pitch

    09.06.15
  • The Death Mill: Qatar and the World Cup