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MOSCOW | Sexism tops racism as a World Cup fan problem in Russia

MOSCOW — Sexism has been a bigger problem than racism at the World Cup in Russia, according to anti-discrimination experts advising FIFA. Fans harassing female broadcasters while they worked are among about 30 cases of “sexism on the streets” reported to FIFA by the Fare network. Analyzing the World Cup’s issues at a briefing Wednesday, … Continue reading MOSCOW | Sexism tops racism as a World Cup fan problem in Russia

MOSCOW | The Latest: Sexism a bigger issue than racism at World Cup

MOSCOW — The Latest on Wednesday at the World Cup (all times local): 6:21 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron will meet with Russia’s Vladimir Putin with France having made it to the World Cup final in Moscow — and on the eve of Putin’s high-stakes meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump. Macron’s office said Wednesday … Continue reading MOSCOW | The Latest: Sexism a bigger issue than racism at World Cup

MLK day marked by Trump criticism, pledges to fight racism

January 15, 2018(AP)(STL.News)-Leaders of the Cherokee Nation marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by welcoming the descendants of slaves into their tribe after years of exclusion, while King’s children and the pastor of an Atlanta church where King preached passionately decried disparaging remarks President Donald J. Trump is said to have made about African countries. … Continue reading MLK day marked by Trump criticism, pledges to fight racism