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Papa John's Chairman John Schnatter resigns

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Pizza chain Papa John's International said its founder and former chief executive, John Schnatter, resigned as chairman of the board after backlash for using a racial slur on a conference call. Chris Dignam reports.
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N-word snafu forces Papa John's founder to resign

N-word snafu forces Papa John's founder to resign

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The founder of Kentucky-based pizza chain Papa John's has resigned from the company after earlier apologizing for using the N-word during a conference call designed to help him improve his handling of public relations.
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‘Papa John' Schnatter resigns as Louisville trustee after reported racial slur on call

‘Papa John' Schnatter resigns as Louisville trustee after reported racial slur on call

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John Schnatter admitted to using a racial slur during an internal conference call in May and stepped down as Papa John's chairman as well.
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Papa John's founder has left the company after admitting to saying the N-word on a conference call. Here's a look into his history of controversy, from slamming Obamacare to donating to Trump's campaign

Papa John's founder has left the company after admitting to saying the N-word on a conference call. Here's a look into his history of controversy, from slamming Obamacare to donating to Trump's campaign

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Papa John's founder and former CEO John Schnatter resigned as chairman of the company after admitting to using the N-word on a company conference call.
The call was to discuss preventing further controversy for the pizza chain, following backlash when Schnatter slammed NFL leadership over players' national anthem protests last year.
Schnatter previously sparked controversy in his opposition to Obamacare and donated to Trump's presidential campaign.
The founder and former CEO of Papa John's , John Schnatter, resigned as chairman of the company on Wednesday, after admitting to using the...
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Papa John's founder quits board after using n-word in conference call

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The founder and public face of Papa John's pizza, resigned as the company's chairman hours after he apologized for using the N-word on a conference call in May.
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Papa John's founder resigns as chairman after using N-word on conference call

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NEW YORK - Papa John's founder John Schnatter has resigned as chairman of the board.
The company made the announcement late Wednesday, hours after Schnatter apologized for using a racial slur during a conference call in May. Schnatter, who has appeared in TV ads for the pizza chain, still owns about 30 percent of the company's shares.
Forbes reported that Schnatter used the N-word during a media training exercise. When asked how he would distance himself from racist groups, Schnatter reportedly complained that Colonel Sanders never faced a backlash for using the word.
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Hours after apologizing for using racial slur, chairman of Papa John's resigns, company says

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Papa John's founder John Schnatter has resigned as chairman of the board. The company made the announcement late Wednesday, hours after Schnatter apologized for using a racial slur during a conference call in May. Forbes said Schnatter used the N-word during a media training exercise. When asked...
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