Unformatted text preview: In most societies, the murder of doughty would be entirely immoral. However, in the apartheid ridden district six immoralities is the only way to survive. Michael Adonis is able to excuse his actions because of his environment. It is the same as the murder of the innocent Willieboy by the police officer realty both murders are across the color bar yet are acceptable to raalt and Adonis because they are opposing some one from the opposite color. Adonis is able to excuse his actions because of his environment he is taught to have no compassion for any white individual, and feels that whites and coloreds should not coexist in the same world. He justifies his murder of doughty by convincing himself “he, (doughty) didn’t have no right living her with us Coloreds.” Adonis, corrupted by apartides evil influence, falls victim to the appealing lifestyle of the criminal; he is no better than the crooked world in which he lives....
View Full Document
- Spring '09
- White people, Colored, Doughty, Michael Adonis