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NEW YORK | Papa John’s founder resigns as chairman after using slur

NEW YORK — Papa John’s founder John Schnatter has resigned as chairman of the pizza chain’s board after reportedly using a racial slur, though his image remains on the company’s logo. The company made the announcement late Wednesday, hours after Schnatter apologized for using a racial slur during a conference call in May. Schnatter, who … Continue reading NEW YORK | Papa John’s founder resigns as chairman after using slur

NEW YORK | Papa John’s founder apologizes after reportedly using slur

NEW YORK  — Papa John’s founder John Schnatter is apologizing after reportedly using a racial slur during a conference call in May. The apology Wednesday 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. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Papa John’s founder apologizes after reportedly using slur