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What's Wrong With Missouri?

New kid killed by cop. ¬†Independence Missouri…

This time, the kids dad is a cop.

Witnesses blame it all on the arresting officer… Wanted to show his buddies he was worthy of the KKK. 141 more words

Missouri

#MicroBlogMondays: 4 Little Girls

51 years ago, four young black girls were killed in Birmingham when their church was bombed by the KKK. I had the opportunity to visit the church last summer on my… 135 more words

Violence

Remembering the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing

The Ku Klux Klan (KKK) came into existence after the Civil War. After the war, legislation was introduced in the South to limit the freedom, societal impact, and integration of the black community into southern culture. 1,371 more words

Political Philosophy

About As Much...

Obama got some flack this week for saying ISIS, ISIL, The Islamic State (whatever their name is depending upon which news service) is not an Islamic organization.   146 more words

The KKK and Southern Democrats

Recently on Conservative websites I’ve seen several articles claiming that Republicans deserve the credit for the 1960’s civil rights initiatives, and that Lyndon Johnson’s intimidation of Southern Democratic senators was only a ploy to secure the votes of Blacks for the next 100 years. 603 more words

Politics

Police have doubts about KKK flyer

ADAMSVILLE, Ala. (WIAT) – Police in Adamsville are investigating a flyer faxed to city hall. The advertisement for a rally, organized by the New Empire Knights, was brought to the attention of Mayor Pam Palmer last week. 270 more words

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