The Theme Of Good And Evil In To Kill A Mockingbird

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One of the main events that portrays the theme of good and evil is the trial. Where Atticus works to defend Tom Robinson who is accused of raping a white woman. Despite the challenge of overcoming the town 's racism and forcing people to change their perspectives. Atticus he believes that one day, good will win over the evils of racism and racial equality will exist. During the trial, Jem and Scout are disappointed when the jury, convicts the obviously innocent Tom Robinson simply because he is black and his accuser is white. The realization that there is true evil within their society shakes Jem to the core. Jem, like Atticus, holds a strong belief in the goodness of all people, but after the trial he reevaluate his understanding of human nature.
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