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NoSwissFIFA.com Goes Live, A new global grass roots movement to move FIFA out of Switzerland
to a more transparent country has begun, with a goal of a million
signatures on their petition and a website to blog and link news
the first time, the world's biggest sport, fans, citizens and netizens
have a blog site to band together, expose alleged corruption, sign the
world's largest sporting petition, and focus on the allegations that
FIFA took tax payer money for a corrupt bidding process and should be
subject to the same foreign corruption and money laundering laws as the
rest of us, as businesses and individuals. The site aims to expose by
whistle blowers, both public and anonymous, and protect sources and
expose alleged corrupt actions, transactions, scams and schemes of an
integrated web, hidden behind the Swiss sport governing non-profit and
Swiss secrecy banking laws used to protect FIFA elites, bankers,
offshore companies, mystery consulting firms, Trust companies, asset
managers and government officials.
site has a petition to push FIFA to move and reorganize. The goal is to
sign at least one million signatures, and the petition will be
presented to public and political institutions, sponsors, NGO's and the
World Court with a goal of forcing real change at FIFA.
and read the news links, that tell the story of alleged discrimination,
sexism, secret committees and millions spent by governments blinded by
corrupt insiders and their personal interest, commissions, kickbacks
that result in alleged slave labor and unsafe working conditions, all in
the name of the sport.
No Swiss FIFA blog will explain and update why and how FIFA seems to
operate with impunity, and why no government has forced FIFA to disclose
financial information. Allegedly, governments have spent tax payer
money in the hundreds of millions in upfront fees, and billions on
construction contracts for sporting venues.
Help us move FIFA out of Switzerland, go to noswissfifa.com