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Keep Donald Sterling's donations: Dirty money trumps no money at all
Keep Donald Sterling's donations: Dirty money trumps no money at all

My cherished alma mater UCLA is returning $3 million that disgraced L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling pledged via his Donald T. Sterling Charitable Foundation to support the medical school’s kidney research. How noble of my old school — and how dumber than dumb to give back the cash. The university is returning the first $425,000 payment and will not accept the balance of the money, calling Sterling’s racist comments in a recorded conversation with a female friend “divisive and hurtful.” The school patted itself on the back: “Mr. Sterling … demonstrate(s) that he does not share UCLA’s core values as a public university that fosters diversity, inclusion and respect.” Oh, please. The...

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