Blackfish, Crows, Apes, and Uncle Remus: The Characters That Disney Would Rather You Forgot

“Keep it up an’ I’m cuttin’ yo’ throats!”
“Heh, heh…keep laffin’, lil’ white chillun…”: Uncle Remus and friends

You probably know that Disney, global makers of fine family entertainment, has a rich history of racist characters in its long legacy of films, TV shows, and other properties. But any list of the company’s nine most offensive creations, like this one from, that merely ranks Song of the South‘s “Uncle Remus,” above, at number 2 has got to be a doozy.



#1 theruffian on 06.27.08 at 1:23 am

Not much you can say about that. To me it’s just depressing sometimes. The commenters on that post are really something.

#2 Secret Journey on 06.28.08 at 3:27 pm

The times haven’t really changed that much. While racism may be less overt, it is still expressed in very subtle ways. Watch how the Republicans and the MSM react once Senator Obama is OFFICIALLY the Democratic Party nominee for POTUS. They will not be able to contain themselves.

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