Disney adds new racism disclaimers to older streaming titles

Disney adds new racism disclaimers to older streaming titles

Walt Disney's Peter Pan

Los Angeles (AFP) - Disney has added extended disclaimers to classics including "Peter Pan" and "Aristocats" on its streaming platform to warn viewers that the films contain derogatory stereotypes about minorities.Disney+ subscribers will be shown a text disclaimer before watching Peter Pan don a "redskin" headdress in the 1953 cartoon fantasy, or listening to a slant-eyed and buck-toothed "East Asian" cat singing in the 1970 animated feline movie.While previous disclaimers on the streaming platform already acknowledged "outdated cultural depictions," the new warning says certain Disney film s...

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