Theme Of Racial Discrimination In To Kill A Mockingbird

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Although in To Kill a Mockingbird the foremost focus is racism against black people, there are some scenarios in which the Negroes have prejudice notions against white people. When Calpurnia brought Scout and Jem to her church they were not welcomed at first. In this quote Lula is saying white children are not welcome in the black church. In the novel Harper Lee writes,“You ain’t got no business bringin’ white chillun here— they got their church, we got our’n. It is our church, ain’t it, Miss Cal?” (158). Most people would think that black people wouldn’t discriminate considering the current state of racial correspondence. Even in a place where people are presumed to be perfect people have drawbacks. Harper Lee states that,“I agreed: they
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