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‘The Simpsons’ To Axe Apu Following Racial Controversy

If you’re a fan of ‘The Simpsons’, then you would have heard about the controversy surrounding the popular character of Apu Nahasapeemapetilon for alleged stereotyping of the Indian race. Apu’s voice actor, Hank Azaria, stated a few months back that he would be willing to step down from the role in favour of someone of …

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The Simpsons Address Apu Social Justice Warrior Controversy

The latest episode of the popular, long-running cartoon The Simpsons addressed the controversy surrounding the character of Apu for the first time. Last year, stand-up comic, actor and filmmaker Hari Kondabolu, who is of Indian-American heritage, made a documentary titled “The Problem With Apu”. In that film, he said that the character was founded on …

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