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A secret society of horse whisperers formed by ploughmen in the rolling farmlands of buchan spawned the notorious ku klux klan in the southern states of the united states. Free essay: the ku klux klan is one of our nations most well known feared groups it is motivated in a culture with only one race through their eyes the kkk. The modern version of the ku klux klan (kkk) emerged in the 1960s as a result of racial strife and the civil rights movement the roots of the discipline. A detailed account of the history of the ku klux klan the first branch of the kkk was established in pulaski, tennessee, in may, 1866 a year later a general organization of local klans was established in nashville in april, 1867.
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