12 Klansmen rally briefly before LSU-Ole Miss game

Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009 3:51 PM
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OXFORD, Miss. -- About a dozen hooded Ku Klux Klan members rallied briefly at the University of Mississippi before Saturday's football game with No. 10 LSU.

Members of the Ku Klux Klan protest on the steps of Fulton Chapel at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009.  AP
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Members of the Ku Klux Klan protest on the steps of Fulton Chapel at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009.

The members of the Mississippi White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan spent about 10 minutes waving flags, displaying Nazi-style salutes and occasionally gesturing at a group of about 250 hecklers that included young children. They were protesting the school's decision to drop a pep song that included "Dixie."

Some fans had been ending the song by chanting, "The South will rise again." Chancellor Dan Jones asked the band to stop playing the song after fans ignored a request to drop the chant.

The Klan said it was protesting over lost Southern symbolism at Ole Miss, which has been rocked by racial strife before.

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charliemanson
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charliemanson 11/21/09 - 04:57 pm
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So, only 12 Republicans

So, only 12 Republicans decided to show up???

onecatfish
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onecatfish 11/21/09 - 05:01 pm
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only take one to do the job.
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only take one to do the job.

purmkinhed
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purmkinhed 11/21/09 - 05:22 pm
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charlie I'm a republican and

charlie I'm a republican and BOOOOOOO on you and the kkk. You both have bigoted minds. How sad...

johnston.cliff
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johnston.cliff 11/21/09 - 05:50 pm
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If the Klan had pulled guns

If the Klan had pulled guns and started shooting the hecklers while yelling "God is great", would JohnHatesAmericaCain written ad nauseam about the right of free speech and the respect we owe the peaceful movement of the Klan? I guess the extreme racism and violence is reserved for Americas enemies.

johnston.cliff
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johnston.cliff 11/21/09 - 05:52 pm
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charliemanson, your name says

charliemanson, your name says it all about your perspective. May you continue to rot in prison, typical Dem.

dani
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dani 11/21/09 - 06:48 pm
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Isn't Robert Byrd getting

Isn't Robert Byrd getting too old for this stuff? The robes are no scarier than the hooded jackets covering the head and face that so many wear right out in public.

Crazy Irish
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Crazy Irish 11/21/09 - 07:27 pm
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A hoodie is a hoodie.

A hoodie is a hoodie.

seenitB4
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seenitB4 11/21/09 - 07:51 pm
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We still have KKK? Thought

We still have KKK? Thought they had Gone With The Wind,, I wonder if they would ride down Lumpkin Rd a few times..Dixieland I miss you..

Pursefreak
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Pursefreak 11/21/09 - 09:10 pm
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the kkk? lmao.

the kkk? lmao.

justus4
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justus4 11/21/09 - 09:22 pm
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The others knew that images
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The others knew that images would be made and their closet beliefs exposed, but no one should be surprised. This American history for all to see,,,

jasonpilgrim
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jasonpilgrim 11/21/09 - 09:48 pm
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I didn't know the KKK was

I didn't know the KKK was still in exsistence??? Does anyone even take them seriously anymore???

dani
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dani 11/21/09 - 09:56 pm
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jason..It appears that justus

jason..It appears that justus takes them seriously, he sees things differently than most.

wordpass
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wordpass 11/21/09 - 10:43 pm
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Hey johnston! Don't blame

Hey johnston! Don't blame charliemanson, you Pubs did it to YOURSELVES! live with it.

ispy4u
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ispy4u 11/21/09 - 11:52 pm
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Amazingly Johnston condemned

Amazingly Johnston condemned a poster not the KKK. Lets see, APEX, IRISH,BETTYBOOP,JACK,LOLO JEANS,JOHNSTON,WP,SOUTHERNGUY,CONVERTED,CONFERERATE AMERICAN, a flag carrier and a poo-per scooper to follow behind. Is that ....Naw. They said Mississippi. My badd!!!!!!!!!

baronvonreich
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baronvonreich 11/22/09 - 12:37 am
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How is this any different

How is this any different than the New Black Panthers marching in the streets?

johnston.cliff
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johnston.cliff 11/22/09 - 04:56 am
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Hey,wordpass, did what?

Hey,wordpass, did what?

johnston.cliff
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johnston.cliff 11/22/09 - 04:57 am
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ispy, that sure is a lot of

ispy, that sure is a lot of capital letters. What does you post (11:52) mean?

ispy4u
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ispy4u 11/22/09 - 06:07 am
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It was a roll call. Then I

It was a roll call. Then I realized that it was in Mississippi and not Augusta's chapter.

DAMY46
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DAMY46 11/22/09 - 06:10 am
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seenit84, Yes, their

seenit84,

Yes, their membership is on the rise.

www.stromfront.org

johnston.cliff
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johnston.cliff 11/22/09 - 06:10 am
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ispy, you assign ownership to

ispy, you assign ownership to people who disagree with you but ignore the Grand Wizard Robert Byrd. Typical Dem. Your party loves you.

wizzardx1
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wizzardx1 11/22/09 - 06:21 am
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WHY are you folks ok with

WHY are you folks ok with ARMED black panthers standing over voting booths and against UNARMED kkk voicing their OPINION in a PEACEFUL manner?

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JerryAtrick 11/22/09 - 06:29 am
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wizzard - It's just not

wizzard - It's just not something they understand any longer. MLK was the last one to hold peaceful protests that gained worldwide coverage and got his message out like these Klansmen did.

wizzardx1
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wizzardx1 11/22/09 - 06:41 am
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ispy;please defend black

ispy;please defend black panthers standing over voting booths with shotguns.your posts seem to advocate blacks FORCING their opinion and condemn whites VOICING theirs.

ispy4u
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ispy4u 11/22/09 - 06:48 am
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Who said that I agreed with

Who said that I agreed with the Black Panthers. This article was about the KKK. Print one about the Black Panthers and I will be against them . WIZZARD you can march all day long and it will not bother me. My thing is the Black Panthers, as far as I know do not wear hoods or masks. Why do the KKK wear them?

wizzardx1
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wizzardx1 11/22/09 - 06:51 am
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It is a COSTUME.I don't see

It is a COSTUME.I don't see you saying ANYTHING about what the ARMED black panthers were wearing while standing over voting booths.WHAT do clothes have to do with anything?

wizzardx1
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wizzardx1 11/22/09 - 06:52 am
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What would intimidate you

What would intimidate you more-a mask OR a shotgun?

wizzardx1
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wizzardx1 11/22/09 - 06:59 am
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ispy;please answer-mask OR

ispy;please answer-mask OR shotgun

wizzardx1
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wizzardx1 11/22/09 - 07:09 am
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I answered your question-WHY

I answered your question-WHY will you not answer mine?

SoonerorLater
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SoonerorLater 11/22/09 - 07:14 am
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Because he is cut from the

Because he is cut from the same mold as Justazz. Any group that uses hate and fear to get their message across should be condemned.

wizzardx1
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wizzardx1 11/22/09 - 07:25 am
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I would still like to know

I would still like to know which intimidates ispy more,a mask or a shotgun.

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