The Paris Review – Kickoff: The World Cup

Qatar Airways. Wikimedia Commons, Licensed under CC0 4.0. The World Cup kicks off today in Qatar. To many people the entire extravaganza is one giant laundromat, a sports-wash of global proportions, designed to rinse clean the dirty laundry accumulated during the golf state’s decade-long preparation for the event. An estimated six thousand five hundred migrant … Read more