Black Education / Schools : 'Dishonest' Book About Happy Slaves Pulled From Shelves

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    'Dishonest' Book About Happy Slaves Pulled From Shelves



    The book, which depicts Hercules and Delia preparing a cake for Washington, has received more than 100 one-star reviews on Amazon.com. As of Sunday evening, only 12 reviews were positive. The book also set off discussions on Facebook, Twitter and elsewhere on social media ...


    https://www.yahoo.com/parenting/dishonest-book-about-happy-slaves-pulled-from-162626799.html

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    Scholastic is pulling a new picture book about George Washington and his slaves amid objections it sentimentalizes a brutal part of American history.

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