Hist 2304, KKK Paper - Sherman 1 Mercedes Sherman Professor Alberti History 2304 9 September 2019 Ku Klux Klan The Ku Klux Klan was one of the most

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Sherman 1 Mercedes Sherman Professor Alberti History 2304 9 September 2019 Ku Klux Klan The Ku Klux Klan was one of the most heinous and notorious white supremacist society. The raged terror on black people for decades and took countless lives. There were different methods that the Klan used to intimidate people. Because of this relentless torture blacks had to find ways to react. They were left with very few choices to protect themselves. Blacks like time and time again had no one on their side. They had to stand there and fight for themselves while trying not to anger their oppressors. First is the methods in which the KKK used to intimidate and harm blacks. The KKK had a creed with a list of rules in which every member must follow. These rules were considered by the KKK as patriotic and noble. However, these rules enticed members to beat, whip, torture and even kill black people. They believed they were protecting the constitution while being told to disregard the thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth amendment. These amendments were the ones

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