350

Many are coming to the support of Dr. Seuss despite charges his books are filled with racist images.

The mayor of Springfield, Massachusetts; the home of The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum, is asking that the museum leave a mural critics blast as containing Asian stereotypes.

AsAmNews reported last week the museum would remove the Dr. Seuss mural and cancel a book festival after three authors refused to attend in protest.

The mural depicts a caricature of a Chinese man running with chopsticks and a rice bowl, wearing a pointy hat and drawn with exaggerated slanted eyes.

Full Story Here

0 Comments