Pizza Hut facing boycott calls after promoting 'drag kids' book for kin
From Johnny@21:1/5 to All on Sun Jun 5 10:34:57 2022
By Emma Colton
Published June 5, 2022
Pizza Hut is facing fierce condemnation from conservatives and other
social media critics for promoting a book about "drag kids" for its
"Book It!" reading incentive program.
"Pizza Hut has gone full woke, now we must make them full broke,"
conservative author Brigitte Gabriel tweeted.
The "Book It!" website features the book "Big Wig," which is described
as a "wonderful read-aloud" book that "celebrates the universal
childhood experience of dressing up and the confidence that comes with
putting on a costume."
The book is geared towards children in pre-kindergarten up to third
grade. The Simon & Schuster website boasts that the "Big Wig" picture
book "celebrates drag kids."
"Big Wig" is being featured to celebrate Pride Month, according to
screenshots of an email from Pizza Hut, which has since been posted to