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The crisis in Paula dean's food empire is deepening as yet another company fired the celebrity chef over racial remarks.
Including her one time use of the N word.
Smithfield Foods it is this time announcing that it dropped Paula -- line of idioms.
That's after the Food Network announced Friday that it has ended her cooking shows all this started when an employee sued her for harassment.
During a recent deposition Paula Deen admitted she's used the N word but said it's been a very long time.
It also came out that she wants it she'd like to see -- southern themed wedding.
One that would have all black servers wearing all white suits essentially.
Looking like slaves.
Now there's word Paula dean's problems could be just getting started.
A leading civil rights group confirms to Fox News more workers -- -- restaurants around the country are coming forward with complaints.
Lighter skinned people and white people work in the restaurant darker -- people work in the kitchen a one -- referred to as a little mind game.
That he's referred to that over and over and over again.
That one gentleman was shaken back a manager and tell you don't have any rights here.
The care that -- mid June saying don't occur anymore.
Now Paula Deen is set to make a last ditch effort to save her reputation.
She's scheduled appearance on The Today Show this coming Wednesday.
The same show she blew off on Friday claiming exhaustion.
Trace Gallagher with the latest force tonight what do we know about these new accusations -- -- -- the group rainbow push says that none of these employees are looking for any money or notoriety in fact -- the time beating being they're all remaining anonymous what they're looking for apparently you're better working conditions and it's very important to point out that none of these allegations are directed exactly at Paula -- instead they're directed it managers who work at her various restaurants but they say that she is ultimately responsible.
And then I asked why now.
This does that I got from listening to them was that they felt safe that finally it was safe detail what they -- That this stuff has been going -- for a while and I never would have mentioned it but now that every now that it's coming out.
Maybe I won't leave the -- of anything that comes out of it may be it's okay for me to top now.
Now another man who made a direct allegation against Paula -- reportedly we talked to him on the phone today ship and he would not confirm that and then we checked his timeline and it.
Doesn't all add up -- -- apologies are well documented but it doesn't seem to be working here -- -- she's actually apologize a couple of times and posted them both on line the first online apology what apology was really badly edited it seemed to have gaps or bad and it's a very awkward time so that was quickly taken down.
And then it was replaced with a brand new apology was.
-- here to say I am so sorry.
I was wrong.
Yes I've worked hard -- have made mistakes.
But that is no.
The Food Network fired her one hour after she posted that apology.
Jeff and Trace it looks like this controversy will not affect the contracts Paula dean's sons have -- the Food Network they're cooking shows and continue to hear as planned.
What -- shows -- whenever sons Bobby dean already set to show apart from his famous mother its name.
Not my mama's meals.
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