Ku Klux Klan, Race Riots, And Margaret Sanger

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Jamie Weitzel Semann His153 2/12/2013 Take Home Essay: Exam 1 The beginning of the 1900s was a very rough time for many people of America. The most important factors that caused the extreme intolerance in America throughout the 1920’s were the Ku Klux Klan (KKK), Race Riots, and Margaret Sanger. These three issues the United States had faced were tearing apart the people of America, and each one of them had to be put to an end. The KKK was a secret society organized in the South after the Civil War to reassert white supremacy by means of terrorism. At the peak of its strength in the mid-1920s, Klan membership stood at close to 2 million. According to the Klansman’s Manual, every Klansman is taught from the beginning of his connection

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