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Bullfighting Barbie Banished!


Offbeat  (tags: spanish bullfighting barbie, banned, banished, doll, animal welfare )

Simone
- 1939 days ago - helpinganimalsworldwide.blogspot.com
After a hard-hitting campaign spearheaded by SHARK, Mattel stopped production of the "Spanish Barbie." This doll, dressed as a matador, glorified the despicable murder of bulls, to young children no less! After a public campaign by SHARK that took the



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Shirley S. (176)
Saturday August 29, 2009, 11:08 pm
I'm glad that production line was "nipped in the bud". What they think up to sell more Barbies!
 

. (0)
Sunday August 30, 2009, 9:21 am
Great what were they thinking... the type of toys our kids are exposed to is not good, and parents must definitely make wise choices
 

Mary Ann Clark (80)
Sunday August 30, 2009, 9:27 am
This was a horrible idea from the start. I am glad somebody came to their senses.
 

JOYCE ROOKER (13)
Monday September 7, 2009, 12:41 pm
I'm glad this was pulled. It's not bad enough that the video games our children are exposed to are beyond violent and teach war and killing now they want to add a bull killing barbie. Lovely. What's next? (and they wonder what's wrong with kids today.)
 
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