After Sterling Fracas Passes, What Are We Left With?

Apr 30, 2014

The news that the NBA is going to try to force Donald Sterling to sell the Los Angeles Clippers and ban him for for life has reverberated around the world.  

The blowup over his racist remarks has been one of the hottest stories of the week.  That makes sense from an historic perspective: race has been a prominent and persistent subplot in the American narrative.  

But after this story falls off the news media's agenda, will anything be different?  

Texas Standard host David Brown spoke with Michael J. Cramer, executive director of the Texas Program in Sports and Media and former president of the Texas Rangers and Dallas Stars.

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