New editions of 'Pippi Longstocking' will drop 'n-word'
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New edition of Pippi Longstocking to lose the n-word

Stockholm (dpa) - Pippi Longstocking, the fictional character of late Swedish author Astrid Lindgren, turns 70 this year and to move along with the times the books will no longer include the n-word, Lindgren's daughter said Saturday. In Lindgren's original stories, Pippi's father was said to be living in the South Seas where he was a…