Four 2018 Mrs. America pageant contestants accuse the Executive Director of making racist comments

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Four 2018 Mrs. America pageant contestants are accusing the pageant’s Executive Director of making racist comments.

They say David Marmel, who co-founded the pageant, made racist comments at the contest in Las Vegas in August.

They made their claim public in New York Monday, Oct. 15 with their attorney, Gloria Allred.
They are accusing Marmel of sharing racial stereotypes about African-American men and women.
 

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