How does Steinbeck show that the treatment of Crooks is unfair in Of Mice and Men?

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Steinbeck shows that the treatment of Crooks is unfair in Of Mice and Men because he is treated badly due of his race.

Crooks is easily dismissed because of his back injury.  He tries to be helpful, but he is often seem as not as capable.  When Crooks tries to tell Slim that Lennie is playing with the puppies, he is basically ignored.

"Just thought I'd tell ya," said Crooks. "He's takin' 'em outa...

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