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Huckleberry Finn as “America without its make-up on”
Earlier this week we reported on Twain’s classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and this week Jon Stewart’s Daily Show called on their “Senior Black Correspondent” Larry Wilmore to look at the issue.
Wilmore suggests that “Slave was just a job description. And it’s not even accurate - in the book Jim is no longer a slave, he ran away. Twain’s point is that…
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