It’s always easier to attack people your audience already doesn’t like than to stand for an endangered principle.
There’s no consistent, much less scientific, measure of racism. That’s the problem. Nobody can keep track of the rules.
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But you can still find plenty of listings on eBay for bongs, sex toys, machetes, even copies of Mein Kampf.
These books and this author are so beloved, they aren’t getting truly canceled anytime soon.
Perhaps other publishers should be free to take over Dr. Seuss's canceled works — and to remove the offensive bits, or not, as they see fit.
Remember when the Left was against burying books for ideological reasons?