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Barbie introduces first-ever doll with Down’s Syndrome

By Kate Ng

25 Apr 2023 · 2 min read

Editor's Note

The first-ever Barbie doll with Down's Syndrome has been launched. The new doll is part of the Barbie Fashionistas line, which has introduced dolls with disabilities. The Independent reports.

The first-ever Barbie doll with Down’s Syndrome has been launched by Mattel, with disability campaigner and model Ellie Goldstein introducing her to the world.

The new doll is part of the Barbie Fashionistas line, which has introduced dolls with prosthetic limbs, hearing aids, vitiligo and other conditions in an effort to be more inclusive.

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