Tag: Ku Klux Klan

Edgar Ray Killen dead at age 92 in prison
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Edgar Ray Killen dead at age 92 in prison

Edgar Ray Killen, a 1960s Ku Klux Klan pioneer who was sentenced decades later in the “Mississippi Burning” slayings of three social equality laborers, has passed on in jail at 92 years old, the state’s redresses office declared Friday. The one-time Klan pioneer was serving three back to back 20-year […]

Iowa School Students Wearing White Hoods Burn Cross
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Iowa School Students Wearing White Hoods Burn Cross

A secondary school in Creston, Iowa, has taught understudies who showed up in a photograph wearing white hoods and waving a Confederate banner alongside a consuming cross. The photograph, which made the rounds via web-based networking media on Wednesday, demonstrates five individuals remaining in a field wearing white, pointed hoods, […]