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I think because I’m not a sports fan at all, I don’t understand the conundrum that faces football/soccer fans right now. With the many and varied ways in which Qatar is absolutely horrific, it would seem that saying “Nah, I’m ok not watching the ” is a relatively easy, low hanging fruit for doing the right thing. I look at it like choosing to be on Twitter right now.

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When you have a platform that is now even tacitly sanguine with Nazis and other flavors of fascist, you get the hell off that platform right? And after a certain point you start to judge someone who chooses to stay because they’ve had enough time to learn about these things and are choosing to stay. So FIFA has had plenty of time to learn what kind of place Qatar is and they’ve broadcast unequivocal support for it by choosing to continue doing business there.

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When you also continue to support an organization like that, doesn’t that also eventually start to speak to your character too? I mean…if I have the wrong of it, please correct me, but from my perspective it seems like you at best have to plug your ears and pretend it’s not happening or at worst you don’t care and/or support those horrible things yourself.

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