How Does Atticus Defending Tom Robinson Affect Scout And Jem's Life

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How does Atticus defending Tom Robinson effect Scout and Jem’s life? Scout and Jem get teased at school, at Ms. Dubose’s, and at Finch’s landing with their cousin. Some people are racist and want the Finches to feel bad about themselves because they believe Negroes are good people. Also in the end, Scout and Jem were targeted by Bob Ewell, and almost died! Bob Ewell hates the Finches because Atticus made him look bad in court so he tries to get revenge by hurting Atticus’s children. (Page 85)

How does Ms. Dubose act mean towards Scout and Jem? She makes fun of how Scout dresses, yelling things like “You should be in a dress and camisole, young lady!” (Page 117) She also makes Jem really mad and as red as a tomato by saying the meanest things about Atticus. Ms. Dubose is racist and doesn’t like the idea of Atticus defending Negroes. She makes them feel really bad about themselves and yells at them every time they walk by her house, even if they are trying to be polite to her. (Page 117)

Why did Mayella Ewell accuse Tom Robinson for something he did not do? She was trying to cover up for her trying to kiss Tom Robinson. She liked Tom Robinson and just wanted to have company because she is lonely and has no friends. She also has a bad relationship with her
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Yes, if one person speaks out boldly and loudly about something that is wrong, others May question before change their minds about what is unjust. An example is, if one woman is speaking out for equal pay for both genders and everyone listening is opposed to it, the audience may think more about what is right and could help the one person speaking out fight for equality. This is how changes are made to society. Groups supporting things like gay marriage or women's rights often start with one person speaking out for what is good, then moving on to educate others about his opinion on a

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