Seminary President: Professors ‘Made a Mistake’ Posting ‘Blackface’ Photos on Social Media

This is the photo posted online by staff of the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary on Twitter Tuesday, April 25, 2017
This is the photo posted online by staff of the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary on Twitter Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

Five White professors who dressed as rappers for a campus photo shoot months ago are not racist and faced no disciplinary action, according to the president of the Texas seminary where they teach.

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Written by Nicola A. Menzie

Nicola A. Menzie is Managing Editor of Faithfully Magazine. Nicola is a religion reporter in NYC whose bylines have appeared on the websites of the Religion News Service, The Christian Post, CBS News and Vibe magazine. You can find her on Twitter @namenzie. Email: nicola.menzie (at) faithfullymagazine.com.

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