The report comes as police across the U.S. face heavy scrutiny over their use of deadly force against blacks.
Klan leaders say Donald Trump’s immigration position and his ascendancy in the GOP are signs things are going their way.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Born in the ashes of the smoldering South after the Civil War, the Ku Klux Klan died and was reborn before losing the fight against civil rights in the 1960s. Membership dwindled, a unified group fractured, and one-time members went to prison for a string of murderous attacks against blacks. Many assumed the