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KCK was a Hotbed for the Klan in the 1920s

Like a prairie fire, a revived Ku Klux Klan (KKK) spread across the nation in the 1920s, enrolling 6 million White, native-born Protestants into its ranks. Promoting “100 Percent Americanism,” “Law and Order,” and the “eternal maintenance of White supremacy,” the Klan grew where the White majority population felt threatened by immigration, modernization, and illegal […]