Scout lives with her dad Atticus and brother Jem and their housekeeper, Calpurnia. Tom was wrongly accused of raping a very poor white woman, Mayella. He invited her to Garden City, Kansas, in order to research for non-fiction books involving the murder of a farm family.Even though tom is innocent, the jury finds him guilty and he is later killed when he was trying to escape from the prison. Robinson makes him the lightning rod of the town’s rage and the fear of African Americans. Robinson and Radley are symbolic of the mockingbird, “it is a sin to kill a mocking bird.” The mockingbird is often regarded as the symbol of the south. Their friendship was traced back to 1928, when he moved to Alabama to live with aunts that were next door of the Lee’s. They made several trips to Kansas including the opening of the 1920 trial.Local YMCAs engage in a wide variety of charitable activities, including providing athletic facilities, holding classes for a wide variety of skills, proselytising Christianity, and humanitarian work.YMCAs continue to be religious organizations; many national or local organizations de-emphasise this aspect, while others choose to prioritise its religious mission above all others.As you grow older, you’ll see white men cheat every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don’t you forget it- whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, that white man is trash.” Lee was born on April 28th, 1926 in Monroeville, Alabama.She attended private school for women from 1944-1945.The World Alliance's main motto is "empowering young people." With regard to the history and purpose of the founding, this "organization and its female counterpart (YWCA) were established to provide low-cost housing in a safe Christian environment for rural young men and women journeying to the cities." It was associated with industrialisation and the movement of young people to cities to work.
Advice on dating has always been a little obvious, but this dating guide for single women from 1938 takes it to another level.
Women were required to adhere to a strict set of social codes that dictated how they dressed, spoke, presented themselves, ate and drank, and acted.
The standards were mostly for the benefit of pleasing or looking appealing to men. Maybe the codes have changed, but strict guidelines for how to dress, act, and speak are still hanging over women's heads today for the benefit of heterosexual men's pleasure.
Its reflection of sexist gender roles is pretty obvious here and hopefully doesn't need me to be pointed out.
I think this is generally reflective of an attitude of the time, however.