The Censored Eleven
Take a look at these cartoons that were banned from television since 1968
For those of you who might not know, the Censored Eleven are a group of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons that were removed from rotation on American television by United Artists in 1968. UA owned the A.A.P liabrary at the time and decided to remove these eleven cartoons from syndication due to racial stereotyping.
Hittin' the Trail for Hallelujah Land (1931): Banned from television due to "Uncle Tom" being contained in the cartoon
Sunday Go to Meetin' Time (1936): Banned from television due to blackface stereotyping.
Clean Pastures (1937): Again, banned from television due to racial sterotyping.
Uncle Tom's Bungalow (1937): Once again, banned from television for racial sterotyping.
Jungle Jitters (1938): Do I have to tell you again? I mean it is too simple.
The Isle of Pingo Pongo (1938): You have got to be kidding me!
All This and Rabbit Stew (1941): Only Bugs Bunny cartoon to be put under the group for racial stereotyping.
Coal Black and de Sebben Dwarfs (1943): Here we go again with racism.
Tin Pan Alley Cats (1943): Once again, racial stereotyping.
Angel Puss (1944): What else?
Goldilocks and the Jivin' Bears (1944): Last cartoon under the group (finally). Was banned for blackface...
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