Different Forms Of Discrimination In To Kill A Mockingbird

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There were many different forms of discrimination in To Kill a Mockingbird.People were judged based on their race, social status, and even gender. There were many times where people was not treated like regular people . The book was set in the south during the early to mid 1930’s. Life for black people, women, and lower level people was clearly depicted as challenging & difficult. The form of discrimination that is front and center is Aunt Alexandra to Calpurnia. Aunt Alexandra is very prejudice towards Calpurnia. She does not like it when Cal takes the kids to her Church for black people. Calpurnia is a great helper to the Finch’s and should not be treated this way. Aunt Alexandra believes that Calpurnia should not associate the kids with
They were thought to be different because they believe that you should spend your time reading the Bible. They were foot-washing Baptists. The kids would also play the game Boo Radley and imitated him and act out his life. Boo might of had a mental illness and that is maybe why he is always inside. Everybody jumps to conclusion that he is crazy such with the stabbing but it is really just all rumors.
Mr. Dolphus Raymond is another person being discriminated. He is because he is married and had kids with a black women. A lot of people think that he shouldn’t raise a child in an interracial relationship and it is evidently taking delight in corrupting a child. I do not believe there is anything wrong with this because you love who you love and you should not have that taken away from you. Now it is very common to see mixed raced kids. Back then these kids were not treated the same as other kids. One time Jem and Scout walk by Mr. Raymond and Jem says,
"They don't belong anywhere. Colored folks won't have 'em 'cause they're half white; white folks won't have 'em 'cause they're colored, so they're just in-betweens, don't belong

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