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Athletes Detail Racism, Abuse, Segregation by University of Illinois Coaches

Former members of the women’s basketball team came forward with stories of severe misconduct by coaches and have filed a lawsuit.

L.A. Clippers Pay the Price for Sterling’s Racist Comments as Multiple Sponsors Drop the Team

At least 12 major sponsors cut ties with the L.A. Clippers following owner’s racism scandal. How much will it cost the team?

UPDATE: Donald Sterling Banned for Life From NBA

L.A. Clippers owner is barred from the organization and from the NBA, and is also fined the maximum amount.

L.A. Clippers Owner: ‘Don’t Bring Black People to My Games’

Donald Sterling was allegedly caught on tape demanding that his girlfriend disassociate herself from Blacks. Listen to the shocking recording here.

UMass Basketball Star Announces He’s Gay

“I've been waiting and watching for the last few months, wondering when a Division I player would come out, and finally I just said, 'Why not me?'"

Former NBA Player John Amaechi Speaks at DiversityInc 2011 Special Awards

NBA Star John Amaechi on Diversity & Inclusion: Hate Speech Goes Beyond N- and F-Words

Former NBA star John Amaechi says the antidote to stereotypes and slurs rests in mindfully chosen words.