To begin, the novel “Divergent” connects to 2017 because it is separating people because of their race. In today’s world, people are being separated by race. Different races are fighting with each other about what race is better. This is also connecting to the novel because some may think that Dauntless is better than the other. To start, Beatrice was born and raised in Abnegation. She didn’t not feel like she belonged there so she switched to Dauntless. This shows how she thought she would have more power than in Abnegation because that’s where she felt like she belonged in. That shows how she separated from one group to move to another because she didn’t belong there. This is also connecting to the real world because some people may feel like they dint belong in a certain group so they decide to leave.
To conclude, The novel “Divergent” connects to the real world because it is separating people by who they feel like they are.