The 1960s: The best, and worst, of times

It was the best of times and the worst of times. The 1960s stirred so many hopes — utopia was within reach! — only to see many crushed. The lessons? This post script ends our series of articles by News-Decoder correspondents and guest writers on the 1960s....
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Soccer takes center stage with World Cup in Russia

By John Mehaffey Soccer, the world’s leading football sport that stages its 21st World Cup in Russia over the next month, owes its global dominance to an essential simplicity. As in basketball, a flat surface plus a ball are the only requirements. The game initially...
Month: June 2018