Maybe not for Hov, but Barneys isn’t a charity outfit. It’s owned wholly by a Dubai-based private equity firm. The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, owns the majority stake. Something tells me he could give two shits about poor black kids from difficult circumstances going to college.
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