Thomas & Friends is a children’s show that has been on TV since 1984, the show just partnered up with the UN to become more racially diverse and added a train character with African inspired paint. NRA TV host Dana Loesch went on air with a photo of the trains in KKK hoods on burning tracks. She also said “Am I to understand this entire time that Thomas and his trains were white? Because they all have gray faces. How do you bring ethnic diversity? I mean, they had to paint what I guess they thought was some sort of African pattern on the side of Nia’s engine.” There’s no better time than now to just go all in on racism.
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