Dr. Seuss Books Discontinued

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Regardless of your opinion of Dr. Seuss, he is hands down one of the most influential children’s writers of all time. His work is timeless and a true classic. However, according to Reuters, the Dr. Seuss Enterprise announced that 6 of his books will no longer be printed because they “portray people in ways that are hurtful and wrong.”

Here is list of Dr. Seuss’s books that will no longer be printed. I’ve attached the read aloud in case you’d like to see the “racism” yourself.

1. And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street:

In this story, a child undergoes a walk down Mulberry Street and envisions silly, exciting things to tell his dad when he gets home. This is a great story that encourages imagination in times of boredom or hard times. However, critics have discontinued the story due to drawings of an Asian child, that…

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4 responses to “Dr. Seuss Books Discontinued

  1. Maybe its my poor personality, but I find stories about Potato head, Dr. Seuss, Rainbow parades and the royal family squabble by a couple of whacky people willing to go on Oprah just so ridiculous that I find it hard to even address the stupid in it all. Some people can be Drama Queens going on about crap when there is real life to live. It reminds me of Politicians in a bubble talking about total nonsense. I wish they would just build a road or do something rather than run a drama show. The same can happen in church. Its arguing and gossip and blame and bickering all mixed into one. Sorry I hate it all.

    • There are plenty of different places to man on the Old Ship of Zion. You take the starboard side of the bow, I’ll take the stern. Or do you want the stern? (See what I did there? Ha!) Different battles in the same war.

      • Yes, of course. what I find interesting is that for some reason I get Anxious when people bicker about unimportant things. I don’t know if its a man thing that wants production or if its just my own poor personality. LoL. Its like I am suffocating. I guess it could be part of my PTSD.

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