It is also shown in the character of Lula when Calpurnia brings Scout and Jem to the First Purchase church, and also when Jem, Scout and Dill talk about the biracial children in Maycomb.
The most racist person in ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ would be Bob Ewell.
Jem and Scout were scared out of ignorance, they believed everything they heard from other people but never actually had a hint of any knowledge about Boo Radley or why never comes out of his house.
They start to receive gifts from Boo although they don’t know it right away because it was in the knot of an old tree by the Radley lot.
What he attempts to do to Atticus just for defending Tom Robinson is kill his kids, Scout and Jem, but in the end the life that is taken is of his own.
Bob Ewell’s hate for blacks lead to his own death, that’s how far he was willing to go.That has not stopped the discrimination against any group of people right up to this very moment.The group of people that is treated most unequally is made up of biracial children and teens.The three main types of prejudice are racial, social and gender.As Scout and Jem mature they both see all the evil that is in their small, old town of Maycomb, Alabama.The prize winning ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee is a memorable novel.The story is based in Maycomb, Alabama in the southern United States during the great depression when money was short and racism was very common.Bob Ewell may be the worst when it comes to racism on the white side, but there is another side of that scale and it is best shown in Lula.The church that Calpurnia and Lula attend is called the First Purchase Church, only black people are allowed to attend the church.The most powerful theme in this novel is racial prejudice.There are many references to this in the novel and is best shown in Bob Ewell’s character during and after the trial of Tom Robinson.