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World Cup Homeless

Homeless World Cup Set to Kick Off

Alan Black | Posted 10.16.2011 | Impact
Alan Black

Booting up in the colors of the nations will be athletes from the margins of society, as far away as possible from the Porsches and the bling -- welcome to the Homeless World Cup.

Homeless Forced From South African Streets Ahead Of World Cup

Mirror | Gary Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Thousands of homeless people are being forced off the streets of South Africa to hide the scale of poverty there from World Cup fans....

World Cup Violates Housing Rights In South Africa: UN Expert

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

GENEVA — A U.N. human rights investigator said Monday that numerous people have complained to her of being forced from their homes or priced out...

Homeless, Celebrities Collide Heading Into South Africa World Cup

AP | COURTNEY BROOKS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — Homeless South Africans complained they were being forced from the streets of Cape Town to make way for a host of star...