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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Are Dr. Seuss' books racist? Experts weigh in on controversydo the Seuss experts say? Are his admittedly eccentric works racist? “Just as
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
do the Seuss experts say? Are his admittedly eccentric works racist? “Just as every author/illustrator is, I think that Theodor Geisel was a product of his time,” says Ann Neely, professor of children’s literature at Vanderbilt University in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Seuss flap points to beloved author’s mixed legacyit “a change that we feel will help the museum more accurately reflect the lega
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
it “a change that we feel will help the museum more accurately reflect the legacy of Dr. Seuss,” whose real name was Theodor Geisel. “Your organization’s choice will help create an institution that welcomes all children and embodies Ted... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dr. Seuss controversy illuminates a cultural clashand replace it with an image from one of Seuss’ later works. (This came after t
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
and replace it with an image from one of Seuss’ later works. (This came after the reputation of Dr. Seuss — real name: Theodor Geisel — had already been buffeted by scrutiny of his harshly anti-Japanese editorial cartoons from the World War II... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Decision to remove controversial mural from Dr. Seuss Museumexhibits, a collection of personal belongings and explains how the childhood ex
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
exhibits, a collection of personal belongings and explains how the childhood experiences of the man, whose real name is Theodor Geisel, shaped his work. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) In this May 4, 2017, photo a man walks past a mural with the... Read more
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Boston Globe
After authors boycott children’s book festival, Dr. Seuss museum said it will take down mural Seuss museum to remove muralposted Thursday on Twitter. The book, published in 1937, was set on Mulberry S
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
posted Thursday on Twitter. The book, published in 1937, was set on Mulberry Street in Springfield, the hometown of writer Theodor Geisel, better known as the children’s author and illustrator Dr. Seuss. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Springfield's mayor responds after librarian calls Dr. Seuss 'cliche'said Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno. A defiant Mayor Sarno spoke on the lates
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 17 days ago
said Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno. A defiant Mayor Sarno spoke on the latest controversy surrounding author Dr. Seuss. Theodor Geisel, known in the literary world as Dr. Seuss, was born and raised in Springfield. "I still read the books. It... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mayor Sarno fires back after librarian calls Dr. Seuss book clichefish, I think her comments stink and are ridiculous towards our beloved Dr. Seu
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
fish, I think her comments stink and are ridiculous towards our beloved Dr. Seuss,” he said. Dr. Seuss, whose real name is Theodor Geisel, was born and raised in Springfield. He wrote and illustrated dozens of rhyming children’s books including... Read more
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CTV News
Mayor blasts librarian who called Dr. Seuss books 'racist' and 'cliche'fish, I think her comments stink and are ridiculous towards our beloved Dr. Seu
CTV News / Posted 18 days ago
fish, I think her comments stink and are ridiculous towards our beloved Dr. Seuss," he said. Dr. Seuss, whose real name is Theodor Geisel, was born and raised in Springfield. He wrote and illustrated dozens of rhyming children's books including... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Massachusetts mayor on rejected book donation from First Lady: 'Political correctness at its worst'Phipps Soeiro were "political correctness at its worst." Dr. Seuss was born an
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 18 days ago
Phipps Soeiro were "political correctness at its worst." Dr. Seuss was born and raised in Springfield. His real name is Theodor Geisel. A Dr. Seuss museum opened in the city earlier this year and the Democratic mayor notes that attendance has... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Librarian Faces Backlash For Rejecting Book Donation From Melania Trumpbooks. She called Dr. Seuss “a bit of a cliche.” The mayor of Springfield, Mas
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 18 days ago
books. She called Dr. Seuss “a bit of a cliche.” The mayor of Springfield, Massachusetts – the hometown of Dr. Seuss (born Theodor Geisel) – was not amused. “‘One fish – two fish – red fish – blue fish’ – I think her comments ‘stink’ and are... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Seuss Hometown Mayor Invites First Lady After Book BacklashCambridge Public Schools librarian Liz Phipps Soeiro "political correctness at
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 18 days ago
Cambridge Public Schools librarian Liz Phipps Soeiro "political correctness at its worst." Dr. Seuss, whose real name is Theodor Geisel, was born and raised in Springfield. A Dr. Seuss museum opened in the city earlier this year and the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
School librarian rejects Dr. Seuss books donated by Melania TrumpPhipps Soeiro were “political correctness at its worst.” Dr. Seuss was born an
Calgary Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Phipps Soeiro were “political correctness at its worst.” Dr. Seuss was born and raised in Springfield. His real name is Theodor Geisel. A Dr. Seuss museum opened in the city earlier this year and the Democratic mayor notes that attendance has... Read more
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Boston Globe
Springfield mayor invites Trump family to visit Dr. Seuss museum after Cambridge book kerfufflePhipps Soeiro said other schools could benefit from the children’s books. She a
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
Phipps Soeiro said other schools could benefit from the children’s books. She also called Dr. Seuss — his real name is Theodor Geisel — a “tired and worn ambassador for children’s literature,” and said the illustrations featured in his pages... Read more
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CBS News
Librarian faces backlash for rejecting books from Melania Trumpthe books. She called Dr. Seuss "a bit of a cliche." But the mayor of Springfi
CBS News / Posted 18 days ago
the books. She called Dr. Seuss "a bit of a cliche." But the mayor of Springfield, Mass. – the hometown of Dr. Seuss (born Theodor Geisel) was not amused. "'One fish - two fish - red fish - blue fish' - I think her comments 'stink' and are... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
MGM casino to showcase city’s industrial historyfeaturing loaned artifacts from the city’s five museums, which are dedicated to
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
featuring loaned artifacts from the city’s five museums, which are dedicated to science, fine arts, Springfield history and Theodor Geisel, the creator of Dr. Seuss and a city native. A 1925 Edison Western Union Stock Ticker, a 1915... Read more

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