The Second Coming of the KKK: The Ku Klux Klan of the 1920’s and the American Political Tradition

The Second Coming of the KKK

By Linda Gordon. Tells the story about how a “second Klan” spread in states principally above the Mason-Dixon line in the 1920’s by courting xenophobic fears surrounding the flood of immigrant “hordes” landing on American shores, attracting four-to-six-million people and imprinting its ideology of intolerance on the American tradition. Read more.