Symbolism In The Mockingjay

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While there are many symbols throughout the novel, the Mockingjay is vital for the movement. The Mockingjay not only represents the rebellion but also survival, and the ability to adapt. For instance, the jabberjay birds were created by the capitol government to spy on the rebellion, however as soon as the districts figure out how the Capitol was spying on them they were utilized to feed them wrong information. Moreover, the Capital expected the breed to die; nonetheless, the jabberjay mated with the female mocking birds creating a new species, the Mockingjay. Furthermore, Madge gave Katniss a mockingjay pin to wear as a District token during the games, which later became the symbol for the rebellion. Lastly, Katniss herself one can say that
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