The Great Gatsby

Can you give me 2 examples and from the book showing how Tom Buchanan is racist ?


Asked by
Last updated by Aslan
Answers 1
Add Yours
Best Answer

Tom Buchanan's racism is evident from the very beginning of the novel when he advises that "it's up to us (white people), who are the dominant race, to watch out or these other races will have control of things." He also sees himself as one of the “Nordics” who “make civilization.