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Resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan

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The role of Resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan in the history of the United States of America.
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The Ku Klux Klan The Ku Klux Klan is composed entirely of white, Anglo-saxon, Christian American citizens, both male a

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Primary sources number 3

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During the 1920s, Colorado had the largest and most influential Knights of the Ku Klux Klan following of any other state west of the Mississippi River.

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Primary sources number 1 WGBH American Experience . Fatal Flood | PBS

Primary sources number 1 WGBH American Experience . Fatal Flood | PBS | Ku Klux Klan by Melissa K | Scoop.it

the kkk was founded in 1866 by ex-Confederate soldiers. In the 1920s, the Klan moved in many states to dominate local and state politics. 

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1)   The Ku Klux Klan- A secret society organized in the South after the Civil War to reassert white supremacy by means of terrorism

 

2)   Reconstruction- The act or result of reconstructing.

 

3)   civil war- A war between factions or regions of the same country.

 

4)   White supremacy- One who believes that white people are

racisuperior

 

5)   Le Roy Percy -was a wealthy planter from  Greenville, Mississippi in the heart of the Delta.

 

6)   Racism- Prejudice or discrimination directed against someone of a different race based on such a belief.

 

7)   Manifesto- A public declaration of policy and aims, esp. one issued before an election by a political party or candidate.

 

8)   anti-immigration- Nativism favors the interests of certain established inhabitants of an area or nation as compared to claims of newcomers or immigrants.

 

9)   Evangelical- according to the teaching of the gospel or the Christian religion.

 

10)   Sanctioned- Give official permission or approval

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Primary Source number 2 ADAH: Alabama Moments (20th Century Ku Klux Klan--Primary Sources)

Primary Source number 2 ADAH: Alabama Moments (20th Century Ku Klux Klan--Primary Sources) | Ku Klux Klan by Melissa K | Scoop.it
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