The Causes Of Ku Klux Klan?

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The 1920’s brought a far-reaching change in USA. Inventions, women’s rights and xenophobia prevailed. Because immigrations were a serious fear for people. Originally the word xenophobia comes from the Greek words “xénos”, its meaning is 'the stranger ' and 'the guest ' and “phóbos”, meaning 'fear ' (“Xenophobia”). So it caused a violent group named “Ku Klux Klan”, Red Scare and a book named The Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy.
Ku Klux Klan (KKK) is a violent group with a long history and it is the most infamous and the most hateful organization for Americans ("Ku Klux Klan."). KKK was found in 1866 (History.com Staff. "Ku Klux Klan."). The first two words, “Ku” and “Klux” derived from Greek word, “kyklos,” and it means circle (History.com Staff. "Ku Klux Klan."). Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest was their first leader. In south, local members of Klan often wore
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"Ku Klux Klan."). Afterwards, they held many violent activities. Among the most infamous region of Klan activity was in South Carolina, in January 1871, 500 masked men attacked the Union county jail and murdered eight black prisoners (History.com Staff. "Ku Klux Klan."). The second generation of Klan was not only anti-blacks but also resisted Roman Catholics, Jews, foreigners, and workers (History.com Staff. "Ku Klux Klan."). Even though Democratic leaders regraded Ku Klux Klan as poorest southern white, their group crossed the class line and became stronger and stronger (History.com Staff. "Ku Klux Klan."). Ku Klux Klan extended almost anywhere in southern states in 1877 (History.com Staff. "Ku Klux Klan."). By 1925, the Klan had more than 4 million members and they were distributed in some states and considerable political power ("Ku Klux Klan."). It became a vehicle for white southern to resist the Republican

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