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Man Charged With Threatening Obama In 'KKK Forever' Letter

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.22.2013 | Politics

UPDATE: 11/22 -- The charges against Kirker were dropped earlier this month, when a handwriting analysis by the Secret Service determined that he hadn...

Invitations To Join KKK Delivered To Colo. Neighborhood

Posted 06.03.2013 | Denver

Several Colorado Springs-area residents received an alarming piece of mail on Sunday -- invitations to join the Ku Klux Klan. The Gazette reported ...

KKK Rally Exposed

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

In March 2013, a gathering of Ku Klux Klan members rallied in Memphis to protest the renaming of the renaming of Nathan Bedford Forrest Park, Jefferso...

GOP Candidate Compared Planned Parenthood To KKK

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 05.20.2013 | Politics

E.W. Jackson, the conservative minister nominated to run for lieutenant governor by the Virginia Republican Party, once compared Planned Parenthood to...

On Leadership: Sunburned Black Folks

John Hope Bryant | Posted 07.07.2013 | Black Voices
John Hope Bryant

This just makes me smile, because it completely neutralizes the backwards theory of and around this crazy thing called race and racism. While in the...

The Photo Book White Pride: Confronting the Dangers of Blanket Characterization

K.J. Wetherholt | Posted 04.22.2013 | Media
K.J. Wetherholt

Oscar Wilde once said, "The truth is rarely pure and never simple." He also said, "Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a m...

Famed Alabama Civil Rights Attorney Releases KKK Hate Mail

Keith Thomson | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics
Keith Thomson

During his 1976 prosecution of Klansman Robert Chambliss in the Alabama church bombing case, the mail for (then) Alabama Attorney General Bill Baxley included racist rants, personal insults and death threats. Unfazed, Baxley placed them in a file he labeled "Kooks and Nuts."

Former Klansman, Leftover From Days of Institutionalized Racism, Repented Before Death

Lisa Kaas Boyle | Posted 06.09.2013 | Religion
Lisa Kaas Boyle

What if love is the ultimate key to salvation and our behavior, not our words, is the test of our worthiness?

Congressman Lewis: Congress Doesn't Share 'Values of the American People'

Pat LaMarche | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics
Pat LaMarche

Rarely has a member of Congress proclaimed our system broken and failed, let alone decry that worst of all, it has failed children.

Former KKK Supporter Who Apologized For Racist Past Dies

AP | MARTHA WAGGONER | Posted 04.01.2013 | Black Voices

-- Elwin Wilson, the former Ku Klux Klan supporter who publicly apologized for years of violent racism, including the beating of a black Freedom Ride...

City Council Takes Preemptive Action To Disrupt KKK Rally

AP | Posted 05.20.2013 | Politics

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Memphis City Council has changed the ordinance on parades and public assemblies, prompted by a scheduled Ku Klux Klan rally. Co...

William McGuinness

What Can Students Learn From The KKK? | William McGuinness | Posted 03.20.2013 | Black Voices

Popular knowledge suggests that hate is learned, like writing or reading. So who is the most effective teacher, and what happens when professors and t...

1964 Klan Suspect Dies

AP | Posted 03.18.2013 | Black Voices

PHILADELPHIA, Miss. -- Olen Burrage, who was acquitted in the case of three civil rights workers killed by Ku Klux Klansmen in Mississippi in the 1960...

How The South Still Lies About The Civil War

Salon | Posted 03.17.2013 | Politics

In the course of our conversation, Yacine Kout mentioned something else—an incident that had happened the previous spring at Eastern Randolph High S...

Oberlin's KKK Sighting May Have Been Person In A Blanket

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.06.2013 | College

Police could not find anyone wearing a Ku Klux Klan outfit on the Oberlin College campus Monday despite a witness' report, the Chronicle-Telegram says...

KKK Rally Gets Green Light

AP | Posted 02.26.2013 | Politics

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A Ku Klux Klan chapter has been granted a demonstration permit to protest the renaming of three Memphis parks that honored the Confe...

Students Wore KKK-Styled Hoods At Hockey Game

AP | DIRK LAMMERS | Posted 02.24.2013 | Black Voices

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A North Dakota high school principal says appropriate action is being taken after three students briefly donned Ku Klux Klan-styl...

Fans Dress Like KKK To High School Hockey Game

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 02.24.2013 | Black Voices

This week, a group of hockey fans in North Dakota raised eyebrows after they showed up at a game apparently dressed like members of the Ku Klux Klan, ...

KKK Rally Under Fire From Sons of Confederate Veterans

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.18.2013 | Politics

The Sons of Confederate Veterans is retaliating against the Ku Klux Klan for planning a rally in Memphis against the renaming of three city parks, Fox...

Restauranteur Compares Gay Group To KKK, Nazis Before Canceling Event

Posted 02.12.2013 | Gay Voices

Members of an Arkansas-based lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights group are outraged after a local restaurateur canceled their event, ...

KKK Planning Largest Rally Ever in Memphis

Keith Thomson | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics
Keith Thomson

On Tuesday the Memphis City Council passed a resolution to rename three Confederate-themed public parks in Memphis, including one named after the first Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan.

Las Vegas Teacher Allowed Students To Wear KKK Robes In Class

Posted 01.30.2013 | Education

A teacher in Las Vegas, Nev. who allowed students to wear Ku Klux Klan robes in class for a U.S. History project will not be punished, the Las Vegas S...

Former Attorney General Of Alabama To KKK: 'Kiss My A**'

Posted 11.28.2012 | Good News

A succinct letter from a former Attorney General of Alabama to the Ku Klux Klan has gone viral on the Internet this week, impressing readers with its ...

Counter-Protesters Clown White Supremacist Rally

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

A gathering of white supremacists attempting to promote an anti-immigrant message at a rally in Charlotte, N.C. was largely drowned out by a clown-the...

HORROR: Woman Claims 3 Men Burned Her In Hate Crime

AP | CAIN BURDEAU | Posted 10.24.2012 | Crime

NEW ORLEANS -- A 20-year-old black woman told police she was set on fire by three men who wrote the initials KKK and a racial slur on her car in north...