WBEZ | World Cup http://www.wbez.org/tags/world-cup Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en FIFA under fire http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-08-26/fifa-under-fire-110702 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/AP101216013165.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>When eight laborers died while working on stadiums for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, FIFA came under a barrage of criticism. Still, thousands of migrant workers are expected to die in preparation for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. We&#39;ll find out what&#39;s being done to try to tackle the problem.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-danger-for-migrant-workers-in-qatar/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-danger-for-migrant-workers-in-qatar.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-danger-for-migrant-workers-in-qatar" target="_blank">View the story "Worldview: FIFA under fire " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:24:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-08-26/fifa-under-fire-110702 FIFA World Cup Final - Germany vs. Argentina http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-07-10/fifa-world-cup-final-germany-vs-argentina-110473 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/AP139776218993.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Our panel of soccer experts joins us to talk about the Final of the world&#39;s largest sporting event, the World Cup.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-the-world-cup-final/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-the-world-cup-final.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-the-world-cup-final" target="_blank">View the story "Worldview: FIFA World Cup Final - Germany vs. Argentina" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:18:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-07-10/fifa-world-cup-final-germany-vs-argentina-110473 Eight teams left in the World Cup http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-07-03/eight-teams-left-world-cup-110446 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/AP612423170222.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>After this weekend, we&#39;ll know the final four of the World Cup. Our panel of soccer experts join us to give us their predictions for the final match up.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-eight-teams-left-in-the-world-cup/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-eight-teams-left-in-the-world-cup.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-eight-teams-left-in-the-world-cup" target="_blank">View the story "Worldview: Eight teams left in the World Cup" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:24:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-07-03/eight-teams-left-world-cup-110446 Morning Shift: New Catholic Church documents may include lay opinions http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-07-01/morning-shift-new-catholic-church-documents-may <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Catholic Church (England and Wales).jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We discuss the new documents that could bring changes within the Catholic Church. And, we talk more World Cup as fans flock to Soldier Field to check out the USA/Belgium match. And, we hear the sounds of the Indian Veena from Chicago&#39;s Surabhi band.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-54/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-54.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-54" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: New Catholic Church documents may include lay opinions " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:39:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-07-01/morning-shift-new-catholic-church-documents-may USA advances to knockout round in World Cup http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-06-27/usa-advances-knockout-round-world-cup-110426 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/AP123136072982.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>As we enter the knockout stage of the World Cup, our panel of soccer experts join us to make their calls for the rest of the cup.&nbsp;</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-usa-advances-to-knockout-round-in-world/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-usa-advances-to-knockout-round-in-world.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-usa-advances-to-knockout-round-in-world" target="_blank">View the story "Worldview: USA advances to knockout round in World Cup" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:35:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-06-27/usa-advances-knockout-round-world-cup-110426 Morning Shift: Students' social media may hurt college admittance http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-06-26/morning-shift-students-social-media-may-hurt-college <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Jason A. Howie.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We look at the effects social media might have on college admissions. Plus a preview of the World Cup U.S. vs. Germany match. And later, we revisit music from pianist Henry Butler.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-students-social-media-may-affect-col/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-students-social-media-may-affect-col.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-students-social-media-may-affect-col" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Students' social media may hurt college admittance" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 08:05:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-06-26/morning-shift-students-social-media-may-hurt-college Dual citizens and the World Cup http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-06-25/dual-citizens-and-world-cup-110408 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/AP380305351747.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>For seven players on the USA&#39;s World Cup team, dual citizenship gave them a chance to play for two teams. We&#39;ll discuss the issue of nationality and citizenship within the world of soccer.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-dual-citizen-world-cup-players/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-dual-citizen-world-cup-players.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-dual-citizen-world-cup-players" target="_blank">View the story "Worldview: Dual citizens and the World Cup " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 11:20:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-06-25/dual-citizens-and-world-cup-110408 Al Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-06-23/al-jazeera-journalists-convicted-egypt-110394 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/AP737866259483.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The Committee to Protect Journalists says the conviction by an Egyptian court of three Al Jazeera journalists is a threat to press freedom. David Kirkpatrick, Cairo bureau chief for the New York Times, joins us to discuss the verdict.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-al-jazeera-journalists-convicted-in-egyp/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-al-jazeera-journalists-convicted-in-egyp.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-al-jazeera-journalists-convicted-in-egyp" target="_blank">View the story "Worldview: Al Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 11:12:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-06-23/al-jazeera-journalists-convicted-egypt-110394 Morning Shift: Religion plays a huge role in Islamic divide http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-06-23/morning-shift-religion-plays-huge-role-islamic-divide <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/james_gordon_losangeles.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We look at the differences between Shia and Sunni Muslims and why it&#39;s at the heart of the crisis in Iraq. We also recap Sunday&#39;s World Cup game. And, hear from legendary rocker, Bob Mould.</p></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 07:58:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2014-06-23/morning-shift-religion-plays-huge-role-islamic-divide Insurgents seize more cities in Iraq http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-06-13/insurgents-seize-more-cities-iraq-110341 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/AP446730781443.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Islamic insurgents from ISIS have reportedly taken over two Iraqi cities. Iran has now sent in troops to help fight alongside Iraqi soldiers. Iraqi American Laith Saud joins us to discuss the growing violence.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-isis-insurgents-seize-cities-in-iraq/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-isis-insurgents-seize-cities-in-iraq.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/worldview-isis-insurgents-seize-cities-in-iraq" target="_blank">View the story "Worldview: Insurgents seize more cities in Iraq" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 11:23:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/worldview/2014-06-13/insurgents-seize-more-cities-iraq-110341