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  1. P lans for a Ku Klux Klan rally in Dayton, Ohio set the city on edge and attracted national attention. But only nine people showed up for the rally Saturday, and their slogans were drowned out by.
  2. This report on the history of the Ku Klux Klan, America’s first terrorist organization, was prepared by the Klanwatch Project of the Southern Poverty Law Center. Klanwatch was formed in to help curb Klan and racist violence through litigation, education and monitoring.
  3. The Ku Klux Klan is the oldest American hate group, and while the number of active KKK chapters declined in , members of the Klan are trying to regain ground. The SPLC estimates there are.
  4. The KKK has at least 5, active members - or Klansmen - today Credit: Getty Images What is the Ku Klux Klan? In a nutshell, the Ku Klux Klan (or the KKK) is an extremist hate group who believe.
  5. The Ku Klux Klan was formed in by a group of Confederate soldiers at the end of the American civil war in an attempt to keep newly emancipated slaves suppressed. Having seen several.
  6. The name of the Ku Klux Klan was derived from the Greek word kyklos, meaning “circle,” and the Scottish-Gaelic word “clan,” which was probably chosen for the sake of alliteration.
  7. HuffPost on Tuesday June 23rd ran this headline, “Confederate Flag–Waving Trump Supporter Praises KKK, Vows To Teach Hate.” A woman decked out in one of President Donald Trump’s signature “Make America Great Again” caps waved a Confederate flag at a Black Lives Matter protest in Branson, Missouri, on Sunday while she praised the Ku Klux Klan and vowed to teach hate to her.
  8. There was a time in the s when being seen as a good, upstanding Hoosier meant joining the Ku Klux Klan. At its peak, the Klan counted among its members the governor of Indiana, more than half.
  9. This is a partial list of a few notable historical figures in U.S. national politics who were members of the Ku Klux Klan before taking office. Membership of the Klan is secret. Political opponents sometimes allege that a person was a member of the Klan, or was supported at the polls by Klan members.

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