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Professor Fired Over Racial Justice Teachings Files Discrimination Complaint

A former Palm Beach Atlantic University professor fired after a parent complained he was “indoctrinating” students with lessons about racial justice has filed a federal complaint arguing that his termination was racially motivated.

Former English Professor Samuel Joeckel said in a statement Monday that a discrimination complaint he filed last week with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission was “the next step towards justice.”

“PBA’s decision to terminate my employment was motivated by race,” he said, “and I look forward to working with the EEOC as they investigate the unlawful actions taken by PBA.”

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