Controversy with Little Black Sambo?

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The book of, 'Little Black Sambo' is so controversial, because as time moves forward they are making the name Sambo a racial slur. This book was very popular and in fact was read to children in schools. Some feel that it was stereotyping the a and racism.
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The odd thing is that Little Black Sambo was not originally a black or African child-he was from India! That's why he was running from tigers and why the tigers turned into a puddle
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