Hypocrisy is shown in Miss Gates when she shifts between extremes in opinions. Some of what she says contadics what she truly belives in. “ jem how can you hate hitler so bad an’ turn around and be ugly about fols right at home...”. (247) Scout may not know the word for which she is trying to express, but what she does know is hyprocisy when she witneses it. She says something is bad yet she does it herself, meaning Miss Gates is two-faces. How can a teacher, who is a ro-model to her students and others possibly think or say that? Miss gates, is saying, in other words that the people of Maycomn country arnt prejudiced and therefore do not persecute anyone. Miss Gates is clearly a hypocrite, and this effects the citizens of... [continues]
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