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Hunger Games Themes and Symbolism

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Peeta's Bread
hope; survival; life; friendship
dandelion
spring; food; hope; survival; woods; life
mockingjay
rebellion
mockingjay pin
respect; survival; rebellion
Peeta
love; friendship
the silent salute
love; good-bye; a salute; respect
the woods
hope; survival; freedom; life; frustration; rebellion
Katniss the plant
survival
Katniss outfits
survival; explosions; change; passion; destruction; anger
Rue
friendship; inhumanity
Rue's flowers
love; rebellion; respect
bread from district 11
support; appearance; thanks; respect
poisonous berries
rebellion
violence/ war
the Hunger Games
survival
Peeta; Katniss and her family
government control
the government controlling the districts and the hunger games
reality TV/ desensitization
the Hunger Games how kids kill each other and for other people to enjoy and watch
hope
Peeta bread; Madge giving Katniss the pin; Cinna believing in Katniss; Rue and Katniss as allies
love
Peeta unconditional love of Katniss; Prim; Katniss with holding love for her mom
friendship
Peeta; Rue; Madge; Haymitch; Katniss; Gale; Cinna; Thresh