Michael Jordan: I Was Racist Against All White People

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In a new book entitled Michael Jordan: The Life, the NBA legend reveals to author Ronald Lazenby that he considered himself to be racist "against all white people" while growing up in North Carolina.

Jordan recalls that the Ku Klux Klan held major influence in Wilmington, NC during the 1960s and 70s, even providing Bibles to churches and uniforms to area basketball teams in order to maintain their power.

The six-time NBA champion says he was subjected to frequent bigotry and ridicule during his childhood and teen years and received harsh punishments from authority figures when he attempted to fight back.

During one incident in 1977, Jordan was suspended from school when he threw a soda in retaliation against a girl who attacked him with racial slurs.

"So I threw a soda at her," Jordan says when recalling the episode. "I was really rebelling. I considered myself a racist at the time. Basically, I was against all white people."

Recently, Jordan has been outspoken in his opinions regarding the Donald Sterling racism scandal.

Jordan, who now owns the Charlotte Bobcats has stated that he "applauds" NBA commissioner Adam Silver's decision to ban Sterling from the NBA

In a recent interview to promote his comprehensive biography, Lazenby described Jordan's life as "a black power story."

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we can't blame, remember the whites started...........

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Michael Jordan is a racist POS just like Charles Barlky and alot of other of the black thug athletes.They hate white males but have no problem screwing white chick groupies and the rest of the n=lover white trash.Oh yes and the dumb POS cares about his own race so much that he married a latina white whore..gotta love these sootback hypocrites!

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@ Truth Sayer

Interesting you would call him a racist pos and then continue to call his groupies "n=lover white trash" and finally call him a hypocrite. Perhaps you are unaware of what a hypocrite is. But no worries all you need to do is look in a mirror and you'll see one.