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A Missouri school has suspended the teacher of a student who wore a Ku Klux Klan outfit to class but insists that the student was not acting “in a discriminatory way” because it was part of a group project.


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  A Missouri high school teacher was suspended this week after allowing a ninth-grade student to wear a Ku Klux Klan costume to class during a study group presentation, according to the New York Daily News The unnamed teacher works in the Poplar Bluff R-I School District in Poplar Bluff, Mo., where the incident occurred Friday. […]

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The Police department in Baltimore is investigating who’s behind series of KKK flyers encouraging white residents to join the Ku Klux Klan. The flyers were discovered in South Baltimore’s Riverside neighborhood early Friday, according to The Baltimore Sun. The flyers were lined along sidewalks along Belt Street and the surrounding area, the police said. It […]

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NRA Spokeswoman Dana Loesch has had a busy week. When she isn’t claiming that Botham Jean wouldn’t have been killed in his apartment by Dallas police officer Amber Guyer if he had a gun, she’s lamenting the increase in diversity on a Nickelodeon kid show. Seriously. Last Friday during the NRATV show “Relentless,” which usually […]

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Residents in the Philadelphia suburb of Roslyn found an unwanted letter on their homes in the form of Ku Klux Klan recruitment letters on Wednesday. Local police say they are investigating the letters found on several properties in the Roslyn section of Abington and the city’s police chief is not pleased. “We really resent that […]

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BlacKkKlansman director Spike Lee sees a lot of similarities between the Ku Klux Klan and today’s administration, specifically around fear-mongering and coded rhetoric (see: the origins of Trump’s popular slogan- “America first.”)


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Today BlacKkKlansman opens in theaters nationwide on the one-year anniversary of arguably America’s ugliest day of 2017: Charlottesville’s “Unite the Right” rally. A weekend last summer when hatred spilled out onto the streets, blood stained the pavement and the country’s newly elected President, who promised to represent all people, failed to unite the nation. While Director […]

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The KKK is allegedly trying to recruit Generation Z into its rans using propaganda and, of all things, the sweet enticement of candy.

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Ku Klux Klan recruiters have reportedly launched a sweet new campaign targeting children in upstate […]

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Prince William County police found signs of the KKK doing some heavy recruiting in that area of Virginia when they uncovered bags of hate pamphlets in various neighborhoods, reports WTOP. The “hate propaganda” was widely distributed by the Ku Klux Klan in the Gainesville and Bristow areas, police said and left on doorsteps or at the edge […]

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Activists sometimes advise people to largely ignore the Ku Klux Klan or anything related to it because it gives the hate group and its supporters more notoriety. READ MORE: DC officer who killed unarmed motorcyclist Terrence Sterling to be fired But those activists might feel differently about a case at a Los Angeles-area school, where a […]

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The NRA was founded as a civil rights organization intended to help Black Americans arm […]

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For the past several months, residents in a Virginia community have been growing concerned over KKK recruitment fliers appearing in their neighborhood. Last October, “White Power” fliers were attached to bags of Halloween candy and dropped off in the Loudoun and Leesburg neighborhoods. Residents are concerned because the the hateful KKK messages haven’t stopped appearing […]

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A Virginia community is demanding answers a girls’ basketball team reported seeing KKK signs on Monday. Ahead of the game, Fluvanna County High School players had been using an English classroom as a locker room at Western Albemarle High School when they found a racist poster in the classroom. The poster allegedly had pictures of guns, a […]

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Residents of Saratoga Springs in upstate New York were shocked when the found that the Loyal White Knights of the KKK distributed Valentines-themed flyers in their community.

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Texas high school students thought it was funny to terrorize Black employee

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Last year, multiple instances of racist graffiti at the Eastern Michigan University campus sparked fear and protests.

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The Black horror follow-up to “Get Out” is coming in the form of “Black Klansman” […]

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An anonymous group calling it self "Indecline" stirred up controversy after they hung eight figures wearing Ku Klux Klan garb from a tree.

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Some of the oldest and largest Confederate statues in the U.S. tower over Monument Avenue, a four-lane road that has served as Richmond's parade route. The avenue, lined with trees, churches and historic mansions, cuts through the heart of the city and is perhaps the most prestigious address in all of Richmond...

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Two New Mexico high school students have been suspended after posting a racist image to Snapchat. The Volcano Vista High School juniors posted an image of an African-American student surrounded by students whose faces had been digitally doctored so that they all had KKK hoods superimposed over their faces. The image was posted to the school’s […]

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TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Ellen Drisgill said she was shocked when FBI agents came to her house and arrested her son, a KKK member who police say fired a gun during a recent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia...

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Finally, America has discovered white supremacy. The recent “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia […]

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The leader of a Ku Klux Klan group in North Carolina admitted that he was "glad" Heather Heyer died after being run over by a white supremacist.

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Harris says police failed to come to his aid as he was beaten by white supremacists during violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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On Saturday, 50 members of the Ku Klux Klan clashed with about 1,000 counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, but one photo in particular from the rally has been throwing the internet into total confusion. Twitter user DeVante Cunningham posted the image on Saturday night of the unidentified man who came to the rally that was held by […]

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Robin Bell has been capturing the nation's attention with art projects in which he projects light images in prominent places throughout the nation's capital.

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Students at a California high school were appalled when they spotted a girl wearing a KKK hood during lunch.

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The Senate confirmation hearings for Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump's pick for attorney general, got off to a rough start on Tuesday morning.

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