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Why Peter Rabbit Is Facing Criticism For Its Treatment of Food Allergies

The recently released Peter Rabbit film has become an unlikely source of controversy due to a scene improperly depicting food allergies. Many parents have since spoken out and are encouraging a boycott against the film. In the live-action animated movie, a crew of mischievous rabbits hatch a plan to sneak into farmer Tom McGregor's garden. The rabbits throw fruits and veggies at the farmer before successfully slingshotting a blackberry - which he is allergic to - into his mouth.
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