The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

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What are racist and anti-racist elements in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain?

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Briefly, we can see Huck's relationship with Jim as more-or-less a relationship of equals. Huck articulates his recognition that Jim loves his wife and family as much as any one else loves their family, regardless of skin color.

"I do believe he cared just as much for his people as white folks does for their'n. It don't seem natural,...

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