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'Time for the Ku Klux Klan to night ride again': Alabama newspaper runs repulsive editorial urging the KKK to target Democrats

On February 14, the Democrat-Reporter, a local newspaper in Linden, Alabama, ran a hideous editorial calling for the return of the KKK. On Monday, publisher Goodloe Sutton confirmed that he was the author of the racist screed, according to the Montgomery Advertiser.

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Why law enforcement should treat white nationalist groups as if they were street gangs

Law enforcement has a classification problem, and it’s making America more dangerous.

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Historian Traces Laura Ingraham's Racist Attack on Immigrants: Echoes 'Racial Citizenship Laws That Took Root in Nazi Germany'

Fox News host Laura Ingraham went on a shocking racist tirade during the Wednesday night broadcast of her show.

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Trump's Failed Judicial Nominee Who Praised the KKK Just Landed a Promotion at the Justice Department

Remember Brett Talley, the laughably unqualified Trump judicial nominee and ghost hunter? The one who has never argued a case in court, did not disclose that his wife works for the administration in his nomination paperwork, and left a long electronic trail of right-wing political blogging that included praising the KKK? He was forced to withdraw his nomination when all this came to light, even though the Senate Judiciary Committee had already approved the nomination! But don't worry, he landed on his feet.

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Spike Lee Goes Off on 'Motherf*****' Trump at Cannes for Failure to Denounce Hate Groups

At a press conference in Cannes to promote his film “BlacKkKlansman,” director Spike Lee delivered a profane and blistering indictment of President Donald Trump,  refusing to name him but leaving no doubt who he was talking about.

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The NRA Seriously Had Sexist Tucker Carlson As Featured Speaker at Women’s Leadership Forum Luncheon

The National Rifle Association’s annual meeting began on May 3 in Dallas, TX, and will continue until May 6. According to the NRA’s website, the event “features 15 acres of the most spectacular displays of firearms, shooting and hunting accessories in the world.” On May 4, convention guests could choose to attend the Women’s Leadership Forum Luncheon with featured speaker Tucker Carlson, a Fox News host and a professional and virulent sexist.

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9 Explosive Claims from Michael Wolff's Book That the Media Missed

The ramifications of Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House are still being felt as the author uses interview appearances to maintain a place in the news cycle. The book has already resulted in the ouster of White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, whose extreme nationalist views were among the strongest influences on President Trump’s administration.

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Former Republican White Supremacist Tries Running as Democrat for Montana State House Seat

A man known for trying to recruit LGBT and black people to the Ku Klux Klan to create a more “inclusive” hate group is running for Montana’s House of Representatives — as a Democrat.

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Similar Goals, Different Approaches: The Stylistic Differences Between the KKK and the Alt-Right

The alt-right has Breitbart. The neo-Nazis and white nationalists have The Daily Stormer. The Ku Klux Klan, these days, has fliers and a hotline. The Klan has spent the past few months trying to find new members around Charlottesville, Va. with a small-town flier campaign promoting a recruitment phone number, while refusing to align itself with…

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The KKK: White America’s Primal Scream

The Ku Klux Klan's power over American policy cannot be overstated. The truth is, "it had an enormous influence," historian Linda Gordon told Salon's Amanda Marcotte on "Salon Talks."

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Why Study the History of the KKK? We Are Currently Reliving It

Images of the Ku Klux Klan, forefather of the many white supremacist hate groups that are active and becoming emboldened in America today, often focus on two terror-filled epochs: the group’s genesis during Reconstruction, formed to prevent through violence the gains black Americans stood to make in the former Confederate states during the post-Civil War era, and the mid-20th century third wave that arose in the American South in backlash to the fight for civil rights.

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