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EBay to remove Dr. Seuss books over ‘hate and discrimination' - but you can still buy Mein Kampf there

1 month ago   |   By RT

Six of Dr. Seuss' books recently deemed offensive and pulled from publication will now not even be able to be bought second-hand through online retailer eBay, which is scrubbing listings.
"At eBay, we have a strict policy against hate and discrimination to ensure our platform remains a safe, trusted and inclusive environment for our global community of buyers and sellers," eBay Corporate Communications Specialist Parmita Choudhury told the Washington Examiner on Thursday. The statement came after numerous Twitter users noted that their listings for the six Dr. Seuss books recently pulled...
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Ebay Is Removing Listings for Discontinued Dr Seuss Books, Citing 'Offensive Materials Policy'

Ebay Is Removing Listings for Discontinued Dr Seuss Books, Citing 'Offensive Materials Policy'

1 month ago   |   By Newsweek

"We have a strict policy against hate and discrimination to ensure our platform remains a safe, trusted and inclusive environment for our global community of buyers and sellers," the company said in an email on Thursday.
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