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Clippers' Owner Inconsistent on Approach to Race

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Clippers' Owner Inconsistent on Approach to Race

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Clippers' Owner Inconsistent on Approach to Race

Clippers' Owner Inconsistent on Approach to Race

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For the second time in a year, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is facing charges of housing discrimination for not renting apartments to African Americans. Yet Sterling is making money from his mostly black basketball team.

Commentator Todd Boyd is a professor of critical studies at the University of Southern California School of Cinema-Television.