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Prejudice. I my opinion the world of prejudice that Harper Lee reveals in To Kill a Mocking Bird is as evident and relevant today as it was when she wrote the book, because I have studied and found evidence that supports it.

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Prejudice Essay 'The World of Prejudice that Harper Lee reveals in To Kill a Mocking Bird is as evident and relevant today as it was when she wrote the book.' I my opinion the world of prejudice that Harper Lee reveals in To Kill a Mocking Bird is as evident and relevant today as it was when she wrote the book, because I have studied and found evidence that supports it. Firstly, according to police figures, there are eighteen racial incidences a day, in Scotland alone. The same report stated that there were at least four hundred racial incidences reported in July 2005. These incidences may be minor or serious, but there are still taking place every day, proving that the world of prejudice that Harper Lee reveals is as evident and relevant today as it was when the book was published in 1960. Another police report, see Appendix 1, shows the amount of violent racial incidences each race will receive per 1000 people age 12 or older in America. ...read more.

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We envision an America where those non-whites choosing to stay to enjoy the benefits of Christian living are respected, protected, and given the opportunity to prosper to the best of their ability while recognizing the lawful authority of White Christians to rule over America. A guest in your home is always expected to respect your authority. Likewise non-whites who reside in America should be expected to conduct themselves according to Christian principals and must recognize that race mixing is definitely wrong and out of the question. It will be a privilege to live under the authority of a compassionate White Christian government. Racist organisations are not only found in America, the British National Front is a political organisation that has seats in parliament. They believe that coloured and Muslim people do not belong in Britain because, according to the National Front, they are dangerous and evil. The National Front believes that other races are outsiders, indicated by the following quote from their website 'www.natfront.com'. 'We advocate a mono-racial society: we live in a nation that is historically of the white race and we will stabilise our population by introducing a complete halt to all further immigration into our country. ...read more.

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Mr Walker was waiting for a bus with his girlfriend and a male cousin. While waiting, a man wearing a hooded top subjected a 'torrent of racial abuse' towards Mr Walker and his companions, who left to find another bus stop. As they left, they were followed and, as they walked through McGlodrick Park, a gang of four men attacked. Mr Walker's girlfriend and cousin saw a man carrying an axe attack Anthony and they ran to get help. Unfortunately, when they returned, they found Anthony slumped on the floor. Mr Walker was taken to Whiston hospital, but he died the next day. In conclusion, I believe that the quote 'the world of prejudice that Harper Lee reveals is as evident and relevant today as it was when she wrote the book' is true and, based on the evidence that racial groups still exist and that racially motivated crimes and killings are still occurring on a daily basis, I am sure you will agree. Appendix 1 Police Report Appendix 2 Proof that Ku Klux Klan exist Source: www.kkk.com ?? ?? ?? ?? ...read more.

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