Mother causes Internet controversy about Sleeping beauty teaching kids the wrong lesson

Publish Date
Sunday, 26 November 2017, 12:17PM
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A mother has the Internet in a stir after asking to have Sleeping beauty removed from her son's school curriculum.

The traditional children's storybook and film is coming under fire from Sarah Hall after it's depiction of non-consensual kissing of the title character. Hall took to Twitter to express her opinion about the children's classic:

Although her stance against the book is staunch she explains that she doesn't want the book to removed entirely, she would like for it to be used as starting point for older students to discuss consent. Her opinion has been met with some resistance however:

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