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Soccer vs. the State: Tackling Football and Radical Politics

by: Gabriel Kuhn

Publisher: PM Press (2011)


All too often, soccer is thought of as only consisting of millionaire superstars, relentless advertising, and brainless hooligans. This exciting and much-needed book counters all of that by showing the potential of the game for a multitude of positive purposes; from battling racism and homophobia, to community building, to personal empowerment and above all... FUN. TONS of great examples of people putting radical politics into practice with soccer.