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Perspectives in the grapes of wrath this book demonstrates how people can overcome destitution, team up to find solutions, and provide protection and security in times of trouble steinbeck introduces people who are hard working and honest, that reach out selflessly with compassion. This book demonstrates how people can overcome destitution, team up to find solutions, and provide protection and security in times of trouble - social commentary in the grapes of wrath steinbeck's the grapes of wrath is a realistic novel but it also offers a powerful social commentary, directly in. The grapes of wrath was written about the okies, residents of oklahoma, white citizens of the united states in the 1930s immigrant workers were part of the migrant workforce that the joads joined in california the system made it very difficult for them to even make more money than they were.
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In the roads where the teams moved, where the wheels milled the ground and the hooves of the horses beat the ground, the dirt crust broke and the dust formed in the middle of that night the wind passed on and left the land quiet the dust-filled air muffled sound more completely than fog does. For other uses, see grapes of wrath (disambiguation) in response to the exploitation, casy becomes a labor organizer and tries to recruit for a labor union the remaining joads work as strikebreakers in a peach orchard, where casy is involved in a strike that eventually turns violent. Additionally, refugees and immigrants are easy victims for discrimination and exploitation in the workplace in spite of all of these challenges, the people i worked with were incredibly strong and grateful for the opportunity to be in the united states.