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Papa John's says founder resigned as chairman of the board

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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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Papa John's Founder Quits As Chairman After Using The N-Word During Conference Call

Papa John's Founder Quits As Chairman After Using The N-Word During Conference Call

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During a conference call in May, Schnatter used the word as he sought to downplay earlier remarks made about the NFL anthem protests led by African American players. (Image credit: Jack Dempsey/Jack Dempsey/Invision/AP)
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Papa John's Founder Resigns As Chairman

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NEW YORK - The Latest on Papa John's founder's use of a racial slur :
12:00 a.m.
Papa John's says 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.
The apology comes after Forbes cited an anonymous source saying the pizza chain's marketing firm broke ties with the company afterward.
Forbes said Schnatter used the N-word during a media training exercise. When asked how he would distance himself from racist groups, Schnatter reportedly...
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NATO Summit, Papa John's Pizza, Stormy Daniels: Your Thursday Briefing

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The Latest: Papa John's founder resigns as chairman

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The Latest on Papa John's founder's use of a racial slur : 12:00 a.m. Papa John's says founder John Schnatter has resigned as chairman of the board. The...
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John Schnatter Net Worth: Papa John's Chairman Resigned After Using N-word During Conference Call

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Schnatter founded Papa John's in 1985.
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Papa John's founder resigns after admitting use of racial slur

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The founder of the pizza chain Papa John's is resigning as chairman of the board after he confirmed Wednesday that he used a racial slur during a conference call this past May.
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Chairman Of Papa John's Resigns After Report That He Used Racial Slur

Chairman Of Papa John's Resigns After Report That He Used Racial Slur

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John Schnatter admitted that he used the slur in a conference call in May.
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What Did Papa John's Founder John Schnatter Do? Pizza Chain Chairman Resigns Amid Racial Slur Scandal

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“Colonel Sanders called blacks ,” John Schnatter said.
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Papa John's Chair John Schnatter Resigns After Using the N-Word

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He was the “John” in Papa John's, but now he's out: John Schnatter, founder of the pizza chain, stepped down as chairman following controversy over his use of a racial slur in a media-training conference call.
Schnatter had used the N-word during a call with his company's marketing agency, Laundry Service, back in May. According to a Forbes report on Wednesday, during a role-playing exercise he insisted that KFC founder Colonel Sanders had never faced an outcry for using the term.
The Papa John's chairman also spoke in graphic terms about the lynching of African Americans in Indiana, where...
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