The South American nation reached the goal after following the programme "Yes I Can" designed by Cuba.
Threatened by local gangs, children in El Salvador are fleeing to the United States

São Paulo Fan Friendly

Ed Rhodes reports on a World Cup fans match, England vs Brazil. The match was arranged with LAB's help.
Friendly match arranged for England football fans in Manaus
Cuban TV provoked a storm of indignation when it appeared to hold women solely responsible for the country's low birth-rate.
A brilliant YouTube video by HBO's John Oliver
Philosophy Football's Mark Perryman provides a World Cup reading list.

Brazil Inside Out

The essential thinking visitor's guide book by Jan Rocha & Francis McDonagh, in a 2nd edition updated for the Rio Olympics and challenging times in the continent's largest and most dynamic country.
Mooted new public order laws, police violence against demonstrations and indigenous communities --it's almost like the aftermath of a coup.
Argentina goes to the World Cup in Brazil with high hopes of winning for a third time. But as Daniel Schweimler reports for LAB from Buenos Aires, the 'beautiful game' has turned ugly in one of its heartlands.

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