FIFA Officials Arrested for Corruption

business_ethics_highlights_2This is huge. Worth noting that FIFA’s enormously powerful president, Sepp Blatter, is not (so far) among those charged. >>>

LINK: FIFA Officials Arrested on Corruption Charges; Sepp Blatter Isn’t Among Them

As leaders of FIFA, soccer’s global governing body, gathered for their annual meeting, more than a dozen plainclothes Swiss law enforcement officials arrived unannounced at the Baur au Lac hotel, an elegant five-star property with views of the Alps and Lake Zurich. They went to the front desk to get room numbers and then proceeded upstairs.

The arrests were carried out peacefully….

What do you think?

(Alas, there is no indication that Qatar 2022, and the human rights violations that are leading there, will be stopped.)

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