Old crisis comes back around for Burger King

Serving as proof that nothing on the Internet ever really dies, a photo of a racially charged sign at a BK restaurant is making the rounds again.

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The signage in question took place at a franchisee owned and operated restaurant. The signage was unauthorized and posted briefly and photographed last summer by a former restaurant employee. We have been informed by the franchisee that immediate actions were taken to terminate the employee responsible. BKC has a long history of dedication to diversity and inclusion. Diversity is a driving force behind both our innovation and an inclusive environment for our people — employees, franchisees, suppliers and restaurant guests alike.

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