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Forget Atticus: Why We Should Stop Teaching ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

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What we see today among white liberals is a mimicry of Atticus Finch’s exact posture and message.

II blame Atticus Finch for the failure of white liberals to face racism today. Atticus, as most people know, is tasked in To Kill A Mockingbird with heroically defending Tom Robinson, an…

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Will Arndt

Will Arndt

Is an English teacher living in Salem, MA. When not grading essays, he can be found strolling with his lovely fiancée and adorable puppy. Life is good.

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