295. What Does The Lorax Get Wrong?

The Dr. Seuss story, “The Lorax” is a classic. But the book gets a lot of things wrong when it comes to environmentalism and capitalism. Here’s a transcript of our conversation: Brittany: Hi, Emma. Emma: Hi, Brittany. Brittany: So, I have always been a huge fan of Dr. Seuss. Those were books we read in my family all […]

On Read Across America Day, Dr. Seuss Gets the Boot

Happen to have any copies of To Think I Saw it on Mulberry Street or If I Ran The Zoo sitting on your kids’ bookshelf? If so, you’re sitting on some serious collector’s items… or contraband, depending on who you ask. You may be wondering why on earth some of the world’s most popular kids’ […]