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Peter Karl

A journalist, producer and soccer fanatic from Connecticut, Peter is currently post-producing 'American Fútbol', a travel documentary about Latin American soccer culture ahead of the 2014 World Cup. His work has been published in the Boston Herald, FourFourTwo, and the prestigious OK! magazine, among others. He has lived in Boston, Los Angeles & Bogotá.

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In Rio favelas, a wave of post-World Cup violence

It’s twenty minutes until kickoff at the Maracanã stadium, and there’s weeping in the streets. Handfuls of football fans — Mexicans, Americans, Argentines and Germans — are soaked in tears...