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Professor who was fired after saying, 'Black privilege is real,' wins job back and university ordered to pay lost wages

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Charles Negy was fired by the University of Central Florida after he tweeted about black privilege. An arbitrator ruled that UCF fired Negy without just cause. Negy's tenure was reinstated and he is owed back pay, the arbitrator said. UCF President Alexander Cartwright called the outcome a victory for accountability.
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University to Reinstate Professor who Tweeted “Black Privilege is Real”

During the past two years, the last thing a person would’ve considered doing is saying something racially trivial on social media. People were getting fired from companies and universities left and right, including Dr. Charles Negy. The University of Central Florida fired him for making a racially insensitive tweet, however, he’s expected to return his position, reported News 6 Orlando.

3 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
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New York Times

University Must Reinstate Professor Who Tweeted About 'Black Privilege'

The University of Central Florida must reinstate a longtime tenured professor who was fired after comments he made on Twitter were roundly condemned as racist following the murder of George Floyd, an arbitrator has ruled. The arbitrator said that the university failed to show “just cause” in January 2021, when it terminated the professor, Charles Negy, the author of a book titled “White Shaming: Bullying Based on Prejudice, Virtue-Signaling, and

3 months ago·New York, United States
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The Daily Wire

UCF Professor Fired After Tweets Questioning Black Lives Matter Narrative Must Be Reinstated, Receive Back Pay, Arbitrator Finds

3 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
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WKMG

Arbitrator rules terminated UCF professor to be reinstated

University of Central Florida Associate Professor of Psychology Dr. Charles Negy is to be reinstated after an abrupt termination last year.

3 months ago
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The Blaze

Professor who was fired after saying, 'Black privilege is real,' wins job back and university ordered to pay lost wages

A University of Central Florida professor who was fired from his job following posts he wrote on Twitter has been reinstated with back pay because of a ruling by an arbitrator. UCF associate professor of psychology Charles Negy was fired from his position at the university. His termination followed ...

3 months ago·United States
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The Epoch Times

Florida Professor Fired After Saying 'Black Privilege Is Real' Will Get Job Back

University of Central Florida is ordered to reinstate a psychology professor it fired last year for writing on Twitter that "black privilege is real."

3 months ago·New York, United States
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