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St. John’s professor allegedly fired for reading racial slur from Mark Twain book – Fox News

In a twist worthy of Mark Twain himself, a St. John’s University professor has been fired for reading a passage containing the N-word from Twain’s anti-slavery…

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In a twist worthy of Mark Twain himself, a St. Johns University professor has been fired for reading a passage containing the N-word from Twains anti-slavery novel “Puddnhead Wilson” in her “Literature of Satire” class.
Hannah Berliner Fischthal, an adjunct instructor at the Catholic college in Queens for 20 years, uttered the N-word once during a remote class Feb. 10 after she first explained to students the context of the word and said she hoped it would not offend anyone.
“Mark Twain was one…

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