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The "KKK" (Ku Klux Klan) white supremacy group peaked in the w/ about 3 to 6 million members arround the country. The kkk was a massive anti-black, anti-immigrant, & anti-Jewish group. This was also arround the time TKAM takes place.
Two Army officers pose in Ku Klux Klan costumes captured in a raid in Alabama, 1868
This Day in History… Republicans Pass Anti-KKK Act – Outlawing Democratic Terrorist Groups. On September a mob of Democrats massacred nearly 300 African-American Republicans in Opelousas, Louisiana. The savagery began when .