Is nothing sacred? There was a time when cartoon animated PSAs were harmless — think back to Smoky the Bear and McGruff the Crime Dog. Those days are over as we are now forced to stand guard against constant progressive attempts to indoctrinate our children to serve one leftist cause after another. As a busy parent (is there any other kind?), I for one am growing tired of playing defense against this garbage. And now this – – we have to recon Disney films?? From UN News:
UN casts Disney’s Tinker Bell to raise environmental awareness among children
The United Nations today named the Disney animated character Tinker Bell an “Honorary Ambassador of Green” to help promote environmental awareness among children.
The announcement came just prior to a screening at UN Headquarters in New York of the world premiere of the Walt Disney animated film, “Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure.”
“We’re delighted Tinker Bell has agreed to be our Honorary Ambassador of Green,” said Kiyo Akasaka, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information. “This beloved animated character can help us inspire kids and their parents to nurture nature and do what they can to take care of the environment.”
Today’s event is intended to promote environmental awareness in the lead-up to the UN climate change conference in Copenhagen in December, where countries will aim to ‘seal the deal’ on a new global agreement to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
Protecting the environment is an underlying theme of the Tinker Bell movies, according to the UN Department of Public Information (DPI), which adds that the Walt Disney Company uses its storytelling to inspire a love of nature and spirit of conservation in its audience…