How To Kill A Mockingbird Prejudice Essay

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prejudice was very bad and strong in the 1930 and it's even talked about and shown in the book How To Kill A mockingbird by to specific carácter which are Heck Tate and Bob Ewell throughout the book they are very racist and unfair to african Americans. The book How To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee is being told by the main character Scout Finch and in the story you meet his father Atticus finch who is a layer in a case involving a black man that supposedly raped a white girl named mayella his father strives to prove the black man named tom Robinson is not guilty scout and his brother Jem grow throughout the book by all the things that happen in their town of maycomb. jem and scout grow throughout the story because of all the racism that …show more content…

Racism helps jem and scout by making them a better person in life and because they know that racism is bad and just like their dad atticus taught them and eventually they will teach their ids the same thing same after many generations maybe society will think the same way and racism might not be as powerful and strong as it was in the 1930s. The author wants the reader to learn how bad prejudice was in 1930 and how mostly all of the african americans had a very unfair trial if they were accused for something they didn't do and especially accused by a white man which was mainly every time but scout and jem were taught that prejudice is bad and they will eventually teach their kids the same thing so if you teach kids to love and not hate hey will grow to be better people in life and prejudice will eventually not be as bad when generations and generations learn the same thing. Heck tate and bob ewell were very prejudiced during the book How To Kill a Mockingbird they were unfair to african americans especially during the tom robinson case with bob ewell and his daughter bob was clearly lying and so was his daughter but they are a white family so the sheriff heck tate believed everything they said just because the man that is being accused is african

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