atticus finch

"This president has completely soiled the Oval Office, soiled the presidency," the actor told MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell.
The actor drew on author Harper Lee's real-life friendship with Truman Capote in his portrayal of the young Dill Harris.
Now I am not proposing that everyone say every single thing that flashes into their brain before they think...you have to
Obama said this: "If our democracy is to work in this increasingly diverse nation, each one of us must try to heed the advice of one of the great characters in American fiction, Atticus Finch, who said “You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view…until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.”
Obama said this: "If our democracy is to work in this increasingly diverse nation, each one of us must try to heed the advice of one of the great characters in American fiction, Atticus Finch, who said “You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view…until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.”
"Our dad loved Rome, felt at home in Rome, and it was like a homecoming every time he returned," says Anthony Peck, as he
The iconic "To Kill a Mockingbird" character didn’t conform to traditional ideals of masculinity.
The child narrator taught readers to question their stubborn ideals.
The "To Kill a Mockingbird" author died on Feb. 19. Here are some of the great lines she left behind.
The author of the seminal work on race relations in the South died in her hometown of Monroeville, Alabama.
So I wish to propose a New Year's resolution for members of Congress ex post facto. The resolution is simple: I propose that each member of Congress (House and Senate) spend time with another member in 2016 who holds a different social and political viewpoint.
Shields became insanely curious about Harper Lee during the 17 years he spent teaching To Kill A Mockingbird to high school freshmen. This is where his curiosity led.
Monroeville, AL, home of Harper Lee and To Kill A Mockingbird, has produced a staging of the story, in the original courthouse and area upon which it was based... for the last 28 years.
Right now, those who hate Atticus Finch don't hate him because he's racist. They dislike him because he's imperfect and because he signals to them and us, mirror-wise, that we are imperfect too. Where is our false perfected idol gone?
As all the world knows by now, the characterization of Atticus has been damaged, if not destroyed, by the revelation in Ms. Lee's newly published novel, Go Set a Watchman.