The Personal, Social and Economic Costs of Racism

The Personal, Social and Economic Costs of Racism

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was caught on tape making racist remarks about African-Americans. We discuss the personal, social and economic costs of racism.

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was caught on tape making racist remarks about African-Americans. Reaction from the NBA, players, advertisers and fans has been swift; we discuss the personal, social and economic costs of racism.

Guests

Christine Brennan

national sports columnist, USA Today and on-air sports contributor, ABC News; author of "Best Seat in the House: A Father, A Daughter, A Journey Through Sports"

Michelle Bernard

president, the Bernard Center for Women, Politics and Public Policy; author of "Moving America Toward Justice, The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, 1963-2013."

Michael Eric Dyson

university professor of sociology, Georgetown University; MSNBC political analyst; author of 16 books including, "Debating Race with Michael Eric Dyson" and "Race Rules"

Craig Steven Wilder

professor of American history, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; author of "Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery and the Troubled History of America's Universities" (2014)

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