The United States Women’s National Team earns more money at the men’s World Cup than at the previous two women’s tournaments

The United States Women’s National Team earns more money at the men’s World Cup than at the previous two women’s tournaments

CNN — The United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) earned more money from its men’s equivalent reaching the knockout stages of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar than it did from winning its own tournaments in 2015 and 2019. As a result of an equal pay agreement reached earlier this year between the United … Read more

Elon Musk accused of discriminating against Twitter Africa employees over severance pay

Elon Musk accused of discriminating against Twitter Africa employees over severance pay

CNN Business — Fired employees at Twitter’s headquarters in Africa are accusing Twitter of “deliberately and recklessly violating the laws of Ghana” and trying to “silence and intimidate” them after they were fired. The team hired a lawyer and sent a letter to the company demanding it comply with the labor laws of the West … Read more

Gianni Infantino: Explosive tirade from FIFA boss threatens to overshadow World Cup start

Gianni Infantino: Explosive tirade from FIFA boss threatens to overshadow World Cup start

Doha, Qatar CNN — The World Cup finally kicks off on Sunday after 12 years of questions and criticism of the tournament, which is being held in Qatar. But although kick-off is only hours away, the football itself is still overshadowed by matters off the pitch. FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s extraordinary tirade against Western critics … Read more