Roald Dahl’s books such as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, James, and the Giant Peach among many others of his writings are being scrubbed by sensitivity experts.
The sensitivity experts will make sure Dahl’s books no longer contain any “offensive” words.
Some words that are being scrubbed are “fat” and in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory the Oompa Loompas will no longer be referred to as “tiny” or “titchy” but will now be known as small people.
📚 Hundreds of changes have been made to the original text of Roald Dahl's books after sensitivity readers were hired to scrutinise the text with words such as ‘fat' removed https://t.co/cDuhu58J9b
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A decision to change hundreds of words from late author Roald Dahl’s sprawling collection of children’s books has drawn condemnation from author Salman…