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Published on: June 9, 2014
Protesting Everything (And Nothing)
Brazil’s Bitter Cup

Yes, Brazilians still love soccer, but they hate the World Cup and what it has come to represent: a prize whose luster will fade fast after the games are done and Brazil’s chronic economic problems remain.

William Waack is the anchorman of Jornal da Globo, on Brazil’s TV Globo.
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