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Pro Basketball / Owner's Racist Remarks / CNN Interview / Johnson (Part IV) Lee Interview #1065125

CNN Evening News for Monday, May 12, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The background to the CNN interview with Los Angeles Clippers basketball team owner Donald Sterling, who made racist remarks taped by girlfriend V. Stiviano, reviewed. [In interview, STERLING - talks about Magic Johnson, who told him to wait; asks what Johnson has done and how he has AIDS/HIV and what he has done for black people; continues that he talked to Magic, but asks has he helped minorities; notes Magic is not a good example for L.A.'s children; asserts Jews with money help people.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Johnson's various charities noted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with filmmaker Spike Lee about Sterling. [LEE - talks about Sterling's "crazy" attack on Johnson; compares Sterling to George Wallace; states Sterling is not in touch with today's world.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson
Duration:
00:14:10

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