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Donald Sterling, Philanthropist: What To Do With His Donations?

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Donald Sterling, Philanthropist: What To Do With His Donations?

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Donald Sterling, Philanthropist: What To Do With His Donations?

Donald Sterling, Philanthropist: What To Do With His Donations?

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UCLA cancelled a $3 million donation from LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling, because of racist comments Sterling made in a recording. The donation was to go towards kidney research. Host Arun Rath speaks with Stacy Palmer, editor of The Chronicle of Philanthropy, about why institutions return money that could still be used for good causes.

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