Blaming Doraemon

A recent article from the Guardian explains that Doraemon is no longer welcome with some people in India and Pakistan. One reason?

“…the show’s use of gadgets (like the “anywhere door” and “bamboo copter”) encourages children to depend on others rather than solve problems for themselves.”

Read more: “Japanese robot cat Doraemon raises hackles in India and Pakistan”.

There’s a similar article on Nikkei Asian Review: “Doraemon under attack as a bad influence on children in India, Pakistan


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