Ku Klux Klan

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a secret society of white Southerners in the United States

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A REPUTED Ku Klux Klansman has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the ``Freedom Summer'' killings of three young civil rights workers more than 40 years ago.
The company is demanding $500,000 in damages and the shuttering of the sites, one of which superimposes the likeness of Savage on a photograph of a Ku Klux Klansman.
When he took on the former Ku Klux Klansman, David Duke, for the governorship, Edwards remarked: "We are both wizards under the sheets.
A JURY has awarded a Ku Klux Klansman pounds 36,000 damages after prison officials in Texas put him in a cell with black inmates who beat him up.
Livingston, a Gingrich loyalist, comes from the First Congressional District of Louisiana, an 85 percent white district where former Ku Klux Klansman David Duke won 60 percent of the vote when he ran for governor in 1991, according to the Capitol Hill magazine Roll Call.
The plan was to use $4,000 from a student fund to hire former Ku Klux Klansman David Duke to come to the campus to speak in favor of Prop.
JAMES WOODS is mesmerising as a fanatical Ku Klux Klansman on trial for a murder he committed decades before in Ghosts of the Past (15).
The man who emerges from the 710 pages of text and notes seems to be a series of contradictions - a civil libertarian and a Ku Klux Klansman, a judicial pioneer and a strict constructionist, a populist who set strict limits on political protest - contradictions anchored to an overriding purpose: the articulation and defense of the First Amendment protections of freedom of speech, religion and assembly.
On his own website, Boehner was called a Ku Klux Klansman.
New Yorker Rogers visits her sister to find her married to a Ku Klux Klansman played by Steve Cochran.
FORMER Ku Klux Klansman Edgar Ray Killen was jailed for the maximum 60 years yesterday for the 1964 killing of three civil rights workers.
An 80-year-old former Ku Klux Klansman was convicted of manslaughter yesterday in the 1964 deaths of three civil rights workers - exactly 41 years after they disappeared.