Domestic Terrorism and the Ku Klux Klan
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The paper discusses how the Ku Klux Klan uses violence and different subversive means to promote their beliefs and racial convictions. The paper refers to the FBI definition of a domestic terrorist group and shows how in the light of their means used and their motivations, the Ku Klux Klan can be considered one of the first domestic terrorist groups of the US.
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