How Does Twain Use Racism In Huckleberry Finn

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Huckleberry Finn was published in 1884 by Mark Twain. Over the years it has grown more and more controversial. In the book, at first glance, you might think that Tom Sawyer is racist towards the slaves becasue of the way he, and other characters talk about them. They use racial slurs and deragotory terms. But it takes place in the 1800's and that's how they used to talk about Blacks, and slaves before slavery was abolished after the Civil War. But if you look deeper into the meanings of the stpry, Twain uses Jim as a way to talk about ideals such as racism and slavery. Because over the course of the story, Huck starts to see Jim as a person and not just a slave. And in the course of this, we begin to realize that Jim is one of nicest characters

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