Joseph Smith does not appear to have been that racist, although there are a couple of racist comments attributed to him (see above) and he also upheld the laws of slavery and only spoke out against it towards the end of his life. He was friends with a black convert (Elijah Abel) whom he allowed to be ordained to the higher priesthood.
17) In 1965, BYU President Wilkinson wrote in his journal that Harold B. Lee was "protesting vigorously over our having given a scholarship at the B.Y.U. to a negro student from Africa. Brother Lee holds the traditional belief as revealed in the Old Testament that the races ought to be kept together and that there is danger in trying to integrate them on the B.Y.U. campus." (Source: D. Michael Quinn, The Mormon Hierarchy: Extensions of Power, p. 852 (Signature Books 1997)).
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In 1947, Dr. Lowry Nelson, a professor at then-Utah State Agricultural College in Logan, Utah, dispatched a letter to the Mormon First Presidency challenging the official exclusionary and racially biased position of the LDS Church toward people of African descent. In writing his letter of protest, Lowry was no insignificant malcontent but, rather, a Mormon who came to the table with impeccable credentials:
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Many faithful LDS simply dismiss the LDS racism as Brigham Young's racist attitudes were a reflection of the times in which he lived. It only serves as proof that he never spoke to God or at least he never listened very carefully.