Sodexho Settles Discrimination Suit for $80 Million

A food and facilities-management company, with clients including a Southern Baptist seminary, agreed to pay $80 million to settle a lawsuit claiming it systematically denied promotions to black managers. Sodexho, Inc., agreed April 27 to settlement of a class-action...

Mohler Defends Contract with Gay-Friendly Firm

Southern Seminary President Albert Mohler says there is irony but no inconsistency in the fact that the conservative seminary is outsourcing its maintenance to a company that is friendly to homosexuals, according to a Louisville newspaper. Courier-Journal columnist...

Company Hired by Southern Seminary Supports Diversity

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary has outsourced maintenance of its Louisville, Ky., campus to a company recognized for efforts to increase diversity, including providing domestic partner benefits and celebrating Gay Pride Month on the company calendar. The...