Nowadays, people are able to speak up for themselves. Just recently, my friend’s relative was being teased and bullied by many of her classmates because her skin color was darker than everyone else in the room. They called her names that hurted her feelings and they didn't bother to think about how she even felt at all. That night she went home and updated her status on a social media site about how sh...
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...ld, racism is slowly fading away, which is good. People are becoming more positive and stronger. They are able to stand up for themselves and fight for their own rights. People are starting to treat each other equally. While in the novel’s world, people judged one another, and they wished to be like the ones who are in a higher class than them. Likewise, the one with lighter skins are more superior than the ones with darker skin, because they are from a higher class and they think that the dark skins are inferior. The darker skins were not able to do much to make themselves fit in. Therefore, I think today’s world still have some similar divisions as the novel; yet, everything is slowly changing and fading away in today’s society. People are learning to become more optimistic about themselves and others. There are more love in today’s world than the novel’s world.
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