Racism : Discrimination Or Antagonism Directed Against Someone Of A Different Race

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Racism: discrimination or antagonism directed against someone of a different race. Even though The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a novel about a young boy the story has an underlying message of the truth of racism. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a novel set in the late eighteen hundreds hundreds and is considered by many the quintessential American novel. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a highly controversial book with many supporters and many hecklers. Some consider the book to be false and too harsh of a novel that doesn’t accurately depict the late eighteen hundreds hundreds. Others think the novel is a American novel that states the cold hard truth of what society was like in the late eighteen hundreds hundreds. The argument in this paper will be in the point-of-view of those who believe that The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is the quintessential American novel. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is the perfect example of an American classic because it shows: the faults in society, the growth of a character who goes against society, the good in some people, and a unique American voice. To begin, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn shows the faults society had during the late eighteen hundreds hundreds. Throughout the novel Mark Twain shows that many people in society are hypocritical. For example Huckleberry Finn says many times that Jim did something good for an African American. One example that sticks out is the line where Huckleberry says Jim had

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