Dr Seuss

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Dr Seuss 'cancelled'? There’s nothing new about cutting racism from children’s books
Pundits up in arms about removing offensive tropes from his books forget this is part of a long tradition, from Mary Poppins to Nancy Drew

Kelly Robinson

09, Mar, 2021 @5:15 PM

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'It's a moral decision': Dr Seuss books are being 'recalled' not cancelled, expert says
Titles that Dr Seuss Enterprises said it would cease printing contained racist stereotypes, English professor Philip Nel says

Edward Helmore

07, Mar, 2021 @6:13 AM

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No, Dr Seuss and Mr Potato Head haven't been 'cancelled'. Here's the difference | Akin Olla
Real cancel culture has existed throughout the history of the US, and much of what we witness now is meaningless by comparison

Akin Olla

06, Mar, 2021 @11:20 AM

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Devine intervention as Sky News Australia's YouTube channel eclipses ABC's | The Weekly Beast
Sky News Australia goes viral overseas. Plus: Nine greenlights Melissa Caddick drama two days after her remains found

Amanda Meade

05, Mar, 2021 @2:42 AM

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Dr Seuss's legacy of kindness has only been bolstered by his estate's decision
We make changes to children’s books all the time. It’s important to ask: does the cultural value of this book outweigh the potential harm?

Lili Wilkinson

05, Mar, 2021 @1:47 AM

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Dr Seuss rockets up US charts after books pulled over racist portrayals
Titles scoop top spots on Amazon days after withdrawal of six books, while secondhand copies sell for inflated prices

Alison Flood

04, Mar, 2021 @3:52 PM

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Six Dr Seuss books cease publication over racist and insensitive portrayals
Author’s estate aims to represent and support ‘all communities’; Dr Seuss children’s books earned $33m pre-tax in 2020

Lauren Aratani and agencies

02, Mar, 2021 @2:49 PM

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My favourite book as a kid: Green Eggs and Ham by Dr Seuss
Kicking off a series where writers revisit the book they loved most as a child, Sam Leith returns to a ‘sinister’ classic

Sam Leith

06, Apr, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Prince Andrew used the N-word, former No 10 aide claims
Rohan Silva says royal used word in 2012 conversation at Buckingham Palace

Jim Waterson Media editor

18, Nov, 2019 @12:07 PM

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Green Eggs and Ham review – I'm a huge fan I am I am!
Woohoo! It’s the Dr Seuss crew, full of derring-do, tunnels of goo, with Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton too. Netflix, thank you!

Lucy Mangan

08, Nov, 2019 @6:00 AM

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From Sondheim to Dr Seuss: the jaw-dropping designs of Vicki Mortimer – in pictures
The ghostly showgirls of Follies, Wayne McGregor’s spellbinding Raven Girl and the madcap world of The Cat in the Hat have all been realised by the designer, who looks back at five of her key shows

David Jays

04, Mar, 2019 @6:00 AM

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Dr Seuss's thank-you letter to man who saved his first book
The Cat in the Hat author was going to destroy early story believing it was unsaleable

Alison Flood

30, Jan, 2019 @7:00 AM

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