Racism In Jail Research Paper

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Prison is the last place Bigger dreamed he would end up. The road to this prison was paved by the side effects of the racism he had dealt with in his life. The psychological effects of racism on African Americans consistently pave a road that ends in incarceration. Bigger shows that these effects can affect his self – worth, inhibit social interactions, and change the way he sees himself. The book foreshadowed the consequences of racism on Bigger 's psyche from the beginning with the apartment scene.
You 'll regret how you living some day she went on.... you 'll end up where you never thought you would... And the gallows is at the end of the road you traveling boy. Just remember that.
Bigger lives in an apartment with his
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