Atticus Finch Banned

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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee is a book about Atticus Finch, who is a lawyer as well as the father of Scout and Jem Finch. Atticus is a lawyer during the Depression era who is defending a black man named Tom Robinson who is being faced with a rape charge. In this book, there is racial and offensive use of language. Due to the use of racial language in the book, school boards have decided to ban it. The school board has every right to ban this particular book from being used in any schools. In this book there are a whole lot of examples to use as far as evidence of the offensive language used in this book. For example, when Scout asks Atticus, “Do you defend niggers, Atticus?” (Page 85) or when Cecil Jacobs says to Scout in the schoolyard,
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