Social-Political Writings of Dr. Seuss


Social-Political Writings of Dr. Seuss

The writings of Dr. Seuss go much deeper than they appear at first glance. His books aren’t used just as beginning readers and simple morality tales for kids. Many of his stories touch on complex social and political themes, some of which were controversial in their day, long before that was the “in” thing to do in children’s books. Here is a sampling of social and political themes that can be found in the writings of the “good doctor”:

Theodor Seuss Geisel aka Dr. Seuss

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