WorldViews: It’s not corruption that keeps FIFA’s Sepp Blatter in power. It’s history.
By Ishaan Tharoor, May 29, 2015
It's confusing to many how a man as universally reviled as FIFA President Sepp Blatter can still command so much influence. From his blatant sexism to his role at the top of an institution racked by allegations of corruption, Blatter has become a pantomime villain — a scheming bureaucrat, an agent to autocrats and crony capitalists, a "dark prince" lording over the world's most beloved game.Read full article >>