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Anne Moody Prejudice

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Anne Moody, through her sudden understanding of the extreme amounts of unfair treatment and pre-decided opinions that African Americans endure; she created an unforgettable image of the inequalities and violence that branded Southern, Black Humanity. Through her own envelopment, she shows why the Civil Rights Movement was such a requisite. In this essay I am going to be discussing how prejudice plays a role in Moody’s life growing up, how blacks and whites had different experiences with prejudice, and how that shaped their behavior, as well as how prejudice goes hand in hand with the two other themes of the book, gender, and poverty. Moody’s important early childhood experiences weren’t all that great. Her uncle, George Lee, would watch her
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