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From Hand to Mouse. Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. Released August 5, 1944.

Cartoon version of Aesop's fable of the lion and the mouse, in which the mouse cons the stupid lion into releasing him from danger.

So what's the controversy here. Insensitive racial/ethnic portrayals of a Native American and African tribesman. The latter was cut out of Cartoon Network airings.

More information:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0036841/
http://looneytunes.wikia.com/wiki/From_Hand_to_Mouse

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Fresh Hare. Distributed by Warner Bros.Pictures/The Vitaphone Corporation. Released August 22, 1942.

Featuring: Elmer Fudd, Bugs Bunny

Elmer Fudd, as a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, is determined to bring the fugitive Bugs Bunny to justice.

So what's the controversy here? Apropos of absolutely nothing at all, Bugs along with Elmer Fudd and his fellow Mounties break into blackface in the final scene to perform a rendition of Camptown Races.

More information:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fresh_Hare
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0034756/

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Flintstone's Winstons Cigarettes Advertisement [1961]

Eliza on (the) Ice. Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation/Castle Films. June 16, 1944.

Featuring: Mighty Mouse

Mighty Mouse rescues Eliza and her baby from the Evil Simon LeGree in this short based on Uncle Tom's Cabin.

So what's the controversy here? Offensive racial portrayals. Blackface and minstrel depictions.

More information:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0150455/
https://www.bcdb.com/cartoon-story/19738-Eliza-On-The-Ice

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Education For Death: The Making of a Nazi. Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. Released January 15, 1943.

Walt Disney Productions WWII propaganda piece on the making of a Nazi soldier.

So what's the controversy here? Nazis. Nazis everywhere.

More information:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_for_Death
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0035836/

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Droopy's Good Deed. Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Released May 5, 1951.

Featuring: Droopy Dog. Butch Dog

In the Scouts, Droopy and Butch compete for a top service award and a trip to Washington DC.

So what's the controversy here? Multiple blackface/minstrel visual gags.

More information:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0043481/

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Droopy Leprechaun. Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Released July 4, 1958.

Featuring: Droopy Dog, Butch Dog

Droopy has a stopover in Ireland and gets mistaken for a leprechaun.

So what's the controversy here? Leprechauns apparently.

More information:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0051560/
http://metro-goldwyn-mayer-cartoons.wikia.com/wiki/Droopy_Leprechaun

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Dixieland Droopy. Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Released December 4, 1954.

Featuring: Droopy

Droopy dreams of performing Dixieland music in the famous Hollywood Bowl.

So what's the controversy here? Did you catch it? A scene where a band of fleas take a cigarette break. That scene has been edited out of certain airings.

More information:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dixieland_Droopy
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0046917/

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Der Fuehrer's Face. Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. Released January 1, 1943.

Featuring: Donald Duck

Donald Duck discovers that life as a member of the Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei isn't all its quacked up to be.

So what's the controversy here? Nazi imagery everywhere, Donald Duck Seig Heil'ing incessantly.

More information:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Der_Fuehrer%27s_Face
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0035794/

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Daredevil Droopy. Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Released March 31, 1951.

Featuring: Droopy, Spike

When the circus comes to town, Droopy and Spike compete to fill a vacancy in an acrobatic troupe.

So what's the controversy here? A scene where Spike is left in blackface after the stick of dynamite he had been holding explodes has been edited out of certain broadcasts.

More information:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daredevil_Droopy
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0043450/
https://www.bcdb.com/cartoon/3167-Daredevil-Droopy

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A collection of banned and controversial cartoons from the years past. The controversy is not always obvious, and most certainly were not thought of as such at the time of production, but nevertheless they contain portrayals and dialogue that might not be deemed acceptable today . Look for more information in video descriptions.

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