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Why the UFC's 'sportswashing' of Chechnya’s dictator is a problem

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  1. dubteedub
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    That was a pretty interesting read. I had not heard of the term "sportswashing" before, but it seems pretty apt here, where the UFC is essentially giving this dictator an opportunity to clean up...

    That was a pretty interesting read. I had not heard of the term "sportswashing" before, but it seems pretty apt here, where the UFC is essentially giving this dictator an opportunity to clean up his image through sports promotion.

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