Traditional fairytales spurned by woke generation who say they’re ‘inappropriate’, ‘outdated’ and ‘sexist’

Traditional fairytales spurned by woke generation who say they’re ‘inappropriate’, ‘outdated’ and ‘sexist’

Once upon a time, children’s books were filled with enchanting stories about monsters, magic and princesses in need of rescue. But it’s Grimm news for the traditional fairytale, which is under threat in today’s woke world. Nine out of ten adults under 30 think fairytales are “inappropriate” and “outdated”, according to a survey. And the same proportion believe the stories “promote outdated gender stereotypes” such as the princess needing to be saved by a man, while more than three quarters …