Struggles In Black Boy

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Struggles of living in the South Throughout life there will be difficult times to test man. From time to time man goes through troubles that will test them. In Black Boy, Richard Wright suggests that in one’s life there will be struggles that need to be dealt with to achieve their dreams. Richards’s mother tells us about the harsh times in the south for African Americans when she says “The white man did not whip the black boy, my mother told me. He beat the black boy. (24). Wright expresses to us that it is hard for African Americans to live in the south at this time with racism and prejudice. Richard attempt’s his best to live and survive in the South but sometimes messes up similar to the time a stranger told him “Then for God’s sake, learn
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