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Vatican defends Tintin against racist claims

The Vatican has dubbed comic book character ‘Tintin’ as a ‘Catholic hero’ and slammed suggestions that he may be racist. In its official newspaper, the Vatican carried a double page article praising Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy.

books Updated: Nov 10, 2011 13:02 IST

The Vatican has dubbed comic book character ‘Tintin’ as a ‘Catholic hero’ and slammed suggestions that he may be racist. In its official newspaper, the Vatican carried a double page article praising Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy.