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Never forget the first rule of journalism

...underway in this community 80 miles from Augusta known mostly as Herschel Walker's hometown.Everybody was there.The Ku Klux Klan and avowed racist J.B. Stoner, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Rev. Dr. Joseph Lowery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-22/never-forget-first-rule-journ
Exhibit captures 75 years of 'Gone With the Wind'

...South during the Civil War.Thousands of fans sent letters about wanting to play Scarlett, and the white supremacist Ku Klux Klan offered to serve in an advisory role on the film.Black activists implored Selznick not to make the movie, with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/movies/2014-09-11/exhibit-captures-75-yea
Democrats deceive blacks

...leveled by Democrats.The Jim Crow laws began in 1880 under President Andrew Johnson by the southern Democrats. The Ku Klux Klan was organized in 1866 by ex-confederate soldiers and southern Democrats in Pulaski, Tenn. Republicans did not organize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-19/democrats-deceive-blacks
SC Klan passes out candy

...northwestern South Carolina say they found bags of candy on their street containing a piece of paper asking them to join the Ku Klux Klan.Residents in an Oconee County subdivision found the bags Saturday night or Sunday morning.The paper said "Save...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-16/south-carolina-klan-passes-ou
Columbia's Wilson Home is museum with themes

...racist movie, Birth of a Nation. The film portrayed the Ku Klux Klan as heroes, while smearing blacks as inferior, brutish...That same year, Columbia was the site of trials of the Ku Klux Klan, who were arrested by the U.S. Army."Reconstruction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-03-27/columbias-wilson-home-mu
Henry Aaron celebrates 80 in style, with an honor most never dream of - a portrait in the Smithsonian

...afternoon when he and his brother were called into the house and ordered to hide under beds. Minutes later, members of the Ku Klux Klan marched up their street."I don't know what that could have done to me growing up," Aaron said. "But my mother...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-07/henry-aaron-celebrates-8
Strong excited to take over Texas

...after former law school professor William Stewart Simkins, a Confederate colonel who also was an early organizer of the Ku Klux Klan in Florida after the Civil War.Texas is still fighting legal battles over race, only now the school wants to keep...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-01-05/strong-excited-take-over-
Georgia man sentenced to prison for selling guns to convicted felon

A Georgia man and member of the Ku Klux Klan has been sentenced to a prison term in Abingdon, Va.Michael Lee Fullmore, 30, of Claxton, Ga., was sentenced on Dec. 19...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-23/georgia-man-sentenced-
Georgians revist Leo Frank case 100 years later

...their 80s who boasted of their past membership in the Ku Klux Klan.But they all shared the same destination ? the tombstone...case had a great deal to do with the resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan. Originally they were anti-black, but when it came...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-04-29/georgians-revist-leo-frank-case-100
Writer hits disgusting low

...I'd love to. However, I do not for one moment believe The Augusta Chronicle would print the personal agendas of the Ku Klux Klan, Westboro Baptist Church, the Nazi Party, al-Qaida, etc. (yet what common denominator appears in all the above...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-06-20/writer-hits-disgusting-l