Jordan Baker is more of an instigator than anything else much less a hero. Whatever her small role in the story she actually played rather than be helpful she was just throwing gasoline to an already lit fire. She recognized that Daisy and Tom Buchanan marriage was starting to fall apart and caused some metaphorical sparks and flames, but then she decides to help Gatsby and through a propane tank in. Then she knows of Daisy’s affair with Gatsby, but doesn’t tell Tom anything. She is a lot like Nick Carraway, if they both were a slightly more active in their roles things wouldn’t have ended the way they did. Jordan Baker is not a hero.
Daisy Buchanan cannot think for herself, she has all these other people who are not heroes do the thinking for her, so by default she can be a hero. The day before her wedding she received a letter from Gatsby and was about cancel the entire wedding, but then her mother and Jordan took her aside and told her she is getting married and she accepted that. Then later on in the