Ku Klux Klan

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3 Best Lines on Race from Aziz Ansari's 'SNL' Debut

The show's first-ever South Asian-American host had a lot to say about the recently inaugurated president and his most racist supporters.

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READ: Coretta Scott King's 1986 Letter Condemning Jeff Sessions

"Mr. Sessions has used the awesome powers of his office in a shabby attempt to intimidate and frighten elderly Black voters."

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WATCH: Senator Cory Booker to Testify Against Jeff Sessions

It’s the first time a U.S. senator has gone on the record against a colleague during a confirmation hearing.

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Critics Slam A&E's 'Generation KKK,' NYT Profile for Normalizing White Supremacy

A&E's upcoming docuseries will focus on active Klansmen and anti-hate activists.

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PBS to Air Doc on Black Editor Who Fought Original 'The Birth of a Nation'

William Monroe Trotter's battle against D.W. Griffith's notorious film forms the basis of "Birth of a Movement," which features contributions from Spike Lee and Henry Louis Gates Jr.

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#TBT: Today Marks 37 Years Since the Greensboro Massacre

Four Communist Workers' Party members and another person were killed during a confrontation between anti-racist protesters and White supremacists. Ku Klux Klan and American Nazi Party members, who were prosecuted for murder in state and federal trials, were acquitted by all-White juries. 

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6 Arrested During Protest of David Duke's HBCU Appearance

Duke—a former Ku Klux Klan leader, current Senate candidate and Donald Trump supporter—railed against the Black Lives Matter movement and Jews during a controversial debate appearance at Dillard University, an historically Black institution.

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Birmingham Church Bomber Denied Parole

Jefferson County District Attorney Brandon Falls: “This was a crime against four children. This was a crime against a church and its congregation. This was a crime against an entire race of people.”

W. Kamau Bell Shows Us How to Fight Hate, One Awkward Conversation at a Time

With a new CNN docu-series, "United Shades of America," and Showtime stand-up special, "Semi-Prominent Negro," Bell continues to serve up his unique brand of race talk through the lens of never-mean jokes.

W. Kamau Bell on Attending a KKK Cross-Burning: 'You Guys Might Need Some Therapy'

Bell's new show, "United Shades of America," premieres on CNN on April 24. 

ICYMI: 'SNL' Political Ad Parody Exposes Racist Trump Supporters

But is it enough to atone for letting Trump host last fall?

Donald Trump's Father Was Arrested at a Ku Klux Klan Riot. Really.

Is that why Trump didn't initially condemn the Klan endorsement?

14 Citadel Cadets Punished for Wearing Klan-Like Hoods

The military college is also creating a diversity taskforce in the wake of the December incident. 

Anonymous Denies Responsibility For False #OpKKK Reveals

"We respect the work of our fellow freedom fighters. However, we are unable to confirm, deny or take credit for any work that we did not do."

Anonymous Threatens To Reveal Identities of 1,000 Active KKK Members

"You've had blood on your hands for nearly 200 years."

VIDEO: Apparently, You Can Don a KKK Tattoo and FUBU Sneakers at the Same Time

Seriously though, this Confederate Flag-waver sees nothing wrong with it. 

Series Finale—Race Trips: Confederate Lies and Apple Pie

In the final entry of this Colorlines series, journalists Brian and Erin Hollaway Palmer, an interracial couple, complete their trip through the Deep South where they've confronted the big lie of Confederate history, the truth about some of their ancestors, and the profound weirdness of a polite society plagued by racism.