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Beyond Human Capital: Donald Sterling, Race, and Sports Ownership

Beyond Human Capital: Donald Sterling, Race, and Sports Ownership
Within hours after the NBA announced sanctions against Donald Sterling, a list of potential Clippers buyers emerged. Among them were noted People of Color such as Oprah Winfrey, Sean Combs, and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. While it’s too soon to safely assume that Sterling will lose his ownership, it’s not too soon to hope for a systemic change in the ownership culture of major American sports. And the best way to affect that kind of significant shift is to have People of Color not only provide the human capital, but also the financial capital through ownership.
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Donald Sterling Is Limbaugh's Newest Reason to Defend Racism

Donald Sterling Is Limbaugh's Newest Reason to Defend Racism
In this edition of "Random Rush," Limbaugh defends racism once again, this time in honor of Clippers' owner Donald Sterling. Someone has to defend him, right?
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Donald Sterling: Too Big to Dog Whistle

Donald Sterling: Too Big to Dog Whistle
NBA commissioner Adam Silver gave a seminar in crisis management, after which nearly everyone agreed he had done the bold and courageous and, most important, the right thing in banning the racist lecher Donald Sterling and setting up the process by which he’ll almost certainly be tossed from the league.
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Obama Denounces NBA Team Owner's Racist Remarks

Obama Denounces NBA Team Owner's Racist Remarks
While fielding questions from the press in Malaysia, President Obama took a few moments to address the racist comments allegedly made by Donald Sterling, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers.
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