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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar offers a different perspective on Donald Sterling
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar offers a different perspective on Donald Sterling

In an op-ed piece for Time magazine, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar questions whether the reaction to Donald Sterling is entirely fair. He calls the publication of Sterling's private conversation with V. Stiviano "sleazy," and questions why the racially charged comments attributed to him were drawing more ridicule than his well-documented history of racist acts. Abdul-Jabbar says the public is caught up in something he calls "extreme finger wagging." Full coverage: The Donald Sterling controversy "He was discriminating against black and Hispanic families for years, preventing them from getting housing," Abdul-Jabbar writes. "It was public record. We did...

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