After Sterling Fracas Passes, What Are We Left With?
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?