“Controversial” Peanuts Strip

Hard to believe that Charles Schultz’s classic comic strip Peanuts could be considered controversial. Well, read the comic strip below and then check out an actual letter that Peanuts distributor United Features Syndicate received in 1969. Keep in mind, this was fifteen years (!) after the Supreme Court ruled in favor of integrated public schools in the landmark Brown vs. Board of Education case.

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