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present-day Ku Klux Klan movement

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities.

present-day Ku Klux Klan movement

report, Ninetieth Congress, first session.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: Committee print.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHS2330.K63 A56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 371, xxxvi p.
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5633638M
    LC Control Number68060402

    D.C., by the Ku Klux Klan; and Kourler, , published in Atlanta by the Ku Klux Klan. Also see 'State of Indiana in the Circuit Court of Marion County, Case No. , State of Indiana, Plaintiff v. The Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, a Foreign Corporation," in Papers of the Ku Klux Klan, Archives Division, Indiana State Library and "D.C. The Ku Klux Klan in America. DOWNLOAD NOW» Author: Wyn Craig Wade. Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA. ISBN: Category: History. Page: View: The story of the development of the Ku Klux Klan, from its origins in the Reconstruction era to its position as a terrorist group in the s.

      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. Under a. About this Item: Crawfordsville, IN: Ku Klux Klan, [?], Quad-fold brochure (3½" x 8½") printed in red and blue on white stock. The Ideals are organized by various categories: racial ("THIS IS A WHITE PRIDE ORGANIZATION, exalting the Caucasian Race and teaching the doctrine of white pride"), citizenship ("Development of the highest standard of citizenship"), patriotic ("Allegiance.

      What happens when a brown journalist of Indian descent meets the Ku Klux Klan? Throughout its year history the KKK has been one of the most feared and fearsome white supremacist groups in America. Few groups in our history are as fascinating and mysterious as the Ku Klux Klan. Its story is one of violence, political manipulation and intrigue, absurdity, and mesmerizing organizational and propaganda skills. Through shrewd political tactics and powerful leadership, the Klan has often been a potent force, as it encouraged Americans to protect themselves from those they find "unacceptable."/5(4).


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Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities.,U.S. Govt. Print. Off. edition, in EnglishPages: “The Klan of the s, less violent but far more wide¬spread, is a different story, and offers some chilling comparisons to the present day A thoughtful explanation of the Klan’s appeal in the fast-urbanizing America of the s, which was leaving behind an earlier nation based, in imagined memory, on self-sufficient yeoman farmers, proud blue-collar workers, and virtuous small Cited by: 6.

A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice Selection. An urgent examination into the revived Klan of the s becomes “required reading” for our time (New York Times Book Review).Extraordinary national acclaim accompanied the publication of award-winning historian Linda Gordon’s disturbing and markedly timely history of the reassembled Ku Klux Klan of the s.5/5(1).

The Klan of the s, less violent but far more wide¬spread, is a different story, and offers some chilling comparisons to the present day A thoughtful explanation of the Klan’s appeal in the fast-urbanizing America of the s, which was leaving behind an earlier nation based, in imagined memory, on self-sufficient yeoman farmers, proud blue-collar workers, and virtuous small-town.

That aspect is highlighted in a new book about the Ku Klux Klan in the s, The Second Coming of the KKK by two-time Bancroft Prize winner Linda Gordon, which puts modern anti-immigration and. The simple facts about the birth of the Ku Klux Klan and its revival a half century later are bewildering to most people in today's modern society.

The first efforts to revive the Ku Klux Klan after World War II were unsuccessful. Samuel Green of Georgia led attempts to reorganize the Klan and even succeeded in several states, but the Klan splintered and many states adopted specific anti. Description: "This monumental reference work is a comprehensive guide to the Ku Klux Klan.

It begins with a brief history of the KKK, from antebellum predecessors to the present day. Appendices provide a KKK timeline and reproductions of several key Klan documents"--Provided by publisher.

The Ku Klux Klan (/ ˌ k uː k l ʌ k s ˈ k l æ n, ˌ k j uː-/), commonly called the KKK or the Klan, is an American white supremacist hate group, whose primary target is African Americans.

The Klan has existed in three distinct eras at different points in time during the history of the United States. Each has advocated extremist reactionary positions such as white nationalism, anti Political position: Far-right. Contrary to Meacham’s claim that the Ku Klux Klan was a group for “the white working class,” scholars have largely agreed that the Klan of the s was a lower-middle-class institution Author: Rebecca Onion.

The Second Coming of the KKK: The Ku Klux Klan of the s and the American Political Tradition - Ebook written by Linda Gordon. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Second Coming of the KKK: The Ku Klux Klan of the s and the American Political Tradition/5(13). F or nearly a century, the s Ku Klux Klan has seemed an exception that proves a rule.

Far-right movements typically eschew electoral politics, as earlier and later waves of the Klan also did. But in the s the Klan ran successful candidates for state and local offices. The Ku Klux Klan: A Guide to an American Subculture - Ebook written by Marty Gitlin. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read /5(7). Ku Klux Klan during the Civil Rights Period 3 minutes to read Across the South, one product of the Brown school desegregation decision was the revitalization of militant segregationist groups, including more than a dozen competing Ku Klux Klan (KKK) organizations.

THE KU KLUX KLAN sworn secrecy, and the use of bedsheets as a disguise came from the brief activities of a handful of Confederate Army veterans in at Pulaski, Tennessee.

Since reportedly the purpose of these veterans was merely pure amusement, the Ku Klux Klan in the sense of a movement or organ-ization began in After the Confederate defeat in the American civil war — on DecemMaj. Gen. Bradford laid down the foundations of an organisation named as Ku Klux Klan or simply KKK.

In The Informant, historian Gary May reveals the untold story of the murder of civil rights worker Viola Liuzzo, shot to death by members of the violent Birmingham Ku Klux Klan at the end of Martin Luther King’s historic Voting Rights March in The case drew national attention and was solved almost instantly, because one of the Klansman present during the shooting was Gary Thomas.

The Ku Klux Klan arose in the Southern United States after the end of the Civil War in [8] The Klan is not a single historical group, but a grassroots movement that has risen and then largely disappeared several times since the original Klan was disbanded in.

Ku Klux Klan A History of Racism and Violence compiled by the staff of the klanwatch project of the southern poverty law center.

Ku Klux Klan Julian Bond was highly active during the Civil rights Movement. Steve S C hapiro/CorBiS. 6 two early members of the Ku Klux Klan are pictured in their disguises.

Getty iM aGeS. 7 PARt onE THE TERROR.Gordon gives a solid introductory look at the history of the KKKwhich took American society by storm in the s and s.

I knew it became an insanely popular outfit in the wake of the release of D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation, but I didn't realize just how pervasive it was and, most surprisingly, how fast it fell.(Turns out when your secret society figureheads commit rape and /5.Ku Klux Klan (The Reference Shelf #10; New York: H.

W. Wilson Co., ), by Julia E. Johnsen. multiple formats at ; PDF at MSU; The Ku Klux Klan of the Present Day, Including a Review of the Hearings Held Oct.

11 to 17, Before the Committee on Rules (Boston: G. E. Hills, c), by George E. Hills (page images at CT State Library).