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The Worst Crimes Committed By The KKK

Let's say this upfront: Picking out the "worst" crimes committed in the history of the Ku Klux Klan is difficult because literally everything they do, say, promote, and stand for is the worst kind of awful. The KKK was founded in 1865 in Pulaski, Tennessee. It started out as a secret society promoting white racial superiority and the idea that post-Civil War America should look pretty much the same as pre-Civil War America. The ideas of the KKK took off because there were lots of people who...

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The Worst Crimes Committed By The KKK

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    The Worst Crimes Committed By The KKK

    The Worst Crimes Committed By The KKK

    Let's say this upfront: Picking out the "worst" crimes committed in the history of the Ku Klux Klan is difficult because literally everything they do, say, promote, and stand for is the worst kind of awful. The KKK was founded in 1865 in Pulaski, Tennessee. It started out as a secret society promoting white racial superiority and the idea that post-Civil War...

    How Superman Fought The KKK In Real Life - Grunge

    How Superman Fought The KKK In Real Life - Grunge

    According to the Jim Crow Museum at Ferris University, sometime in the mid-1940s, encyclopedia salesman and enthusiastic racist John S. Perkins had his wrist cut open with a jackknife and swore a blood oath: "Klansman," he was asked, "do you solemnly swear by God and the Devil never to betray secrets entrusted to you as a Klavalier of the...

    The Messed-Up History Of The KKK - Grunge

    The Messed-Up History Of The KKK - Grunge

    It might not be surprising that a white supremacist group as well-known as the Ku Klux Klan has a pretty messed-up history. Their white robes and ghost-like masks carried an air of ominous terror in the South for many years. Even silly names like "grand wizard" lost all of their silliness amid the murder, terror, and destruction this group has caused...

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