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The ku klux klan commonly called the kkk or simply the klan, refers to three distinct secret reflecting the social tensions pitting urban versus rural america, it spread to every state and was prominent in many cities the film was based on the book and play the clansman: a historical romance of the ku klux klan, as. The klan's version of history two early members of the ku klux klan are pictured in their disguises and form a social club the place was pulaski, tenn. The ku klux klan itself is more of a social club for racists than an active terror and mischief the kkk has fomented during its 150-year history,. Organized in 1866 by confederate veterans as a social club in pulaski, tenn, the ku klux klan was restructured along political and racial lines a year later in.
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