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How did the KKK get money?

It charged membership dues.

Can a girl be in the KKK?

Yes. There are female members of the KKK, but as with any such illegal organisation it is not advisable to join up. There can be severe consequences for such membership.

What famous DC Griffith film greatly increased KKK membership?

it was called the Birth of a nation, whether the KKk was increased is doubtful.

Why did the KKK expand significantly in the early 1920s?

social tensions from immigration.

What was the populatiion of the KKK at its peek?

The membership of the KKK was reportedly several million at its peak during the 1920s. However, it was a secret organization that had a self-interest in exaggerating its strength and power.

How did the ku klux klan expand there memborship in the 1920s?

The KKK actively recruited members in the 1920s. Later, Sen. Harry Byrd would become a KKK recruiter.

What hate group grew in membership in the 1920's?

Ku Klux Klan...A.K.A the KKK

Is the KKK still active today?

Yes, unfortunately. There membership has grown since President Obama was elected.

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You have to be a tycoon Sorry A tycoon is a membership sorry

Did Gingrich have KKK membership in his family?

Don't you know, Newt is a member of the KKK. This is the reason he is so anti-black and anti-Hispanic. He once told an audience in the South that the Spanish language was the language of the ghetto and that Obama is the 1st food stamp president. We don't need this KKK clown member in my White house.

How many people were in the second part of the KKK?

There was a claimed membership of over two million people at the height of the Klan's size in the mid-1920s.

What were similarities and differences of the womens Ku Klux Klan and the KKK?

The WKKK was an auxilliary of the KKK led by Daisy Douglas Barr, its Imperial Empress. The WKKK had aboiut 250,000 members in Indiana and seven other states. The WKKK had the same goals as the KKK, but membership was restricted to women. Some leaders of the WKKK also held leadership positions in the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) and there appears to have been substantial overlap in membership between the two groups.

What type of constituency did the KKK attract?

The biggest KKK, that of the 1920s, attracted racists, opponents of immigration, supporters of National Prohibition, Democrats, Protestants, rural residents, and people who saw themselves as patriotic. At its peak, membership across the country was claimed to be in the millions. The KKK consisted almost exclusively of white, middle-class males.

How widespread is the KKK membership?

Right now in the year of 2009 there are about 50,000 Ku klux klan members and they commonly have groups all around the USA.

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How did the 2nd KKK come to an end 1920s?

The KKK came to an end in the 1920s through corruption from within the Klan itself and society. The Klan's more violent activities (such as lynchings, robbings, and burnings) started to offend the conscience of Americans and membership decreased. That, along with numerous accounts of fraud, sexual scandals, accusation of crimes, and money mishandling led to the demise of the KKK.

What did the KKK believe?

What did the KKK believe?

What religion was the KKK?

The KKK was or were Catholics

Who is the cardinal of the kkk?

There was no cardinal of the KKK.

Is there still a KKK?

Yes, the KKK is still here. There are about 1,000 members in the KKK today.

Where was the KKK started?

The KKK was started in Tennessee.

Initiation into the KKK?

what are the iniation in to the KKK in the 1940s

Are there KKK in pennslyvania?

The KKK of the 1920s was in Pennsylvania.