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  5/12/2014, Iyar 12, 5774

Sterling Apologizes for Racist Comments

Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers who was banned from the NBA for making racist comments, on Sunday issued an apology.

“I made a mistake and I’m apologizing and I’m asking for forgiveness,” Sterling told CNN. “Am I entitled to one mistake, am I, after 35 years? I mean, I love my league, I love my partners. Am I entitled to one mistake? It’s a terrible mistake, and I’ll never do it again. … I’m not a racist. I made a terrible mistake. I’m here to apologize.”

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