Former Ku Klux Klan organizer and convicted murderer Edgar Ray Killen dies in prison at the age of 92. [https:--www.nytimes.com-2018-01-12-obituaries-edgar-ray-killen-convicted-in-64-killings-of-rights-worker-dies-at-92.html "(The New York Times)"]
Elderly former Ku Klux Klansman Edgar Ray Killen was sentenced to 60 years in prison for the 1964 killing of three civil rights workers, the notorious crime that galvanized the civil rights movement and inspired the 1988 movie "Mississippi Burning". Circuit Judge Marcus Gordon handed down the maximum possible sentence for the 80-year-old former Baptist preacher, a punishment which will likely keep him in prison for the rest of his life. 2005-06-23 (Context: Edgar Ray Killen, Ku Klux Klan)
Three people are stabbed, including one person critically wounded, and several people are arrested after a Ku Klux Klan (KKK) rally in Anaheim, California turns violent. 2016-02-27 (Context: Ku Klux Klan)
In the United States, the hacking group Anonymous starts releasing names and information about alleged members of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK), a white-supremacist terrorist group originally founded after the Civil War by former Confederate soldiers. Prominent individuals listed deny the allegations. The group says they also infiltrated KKK-affiliated websites, and warned of more action culminating on November 24, the anniversary of the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict. 2015-11-2 (Context: Ku Klux Klan)
A Ku Klux Klan flag is erected in the east of Belfast, Northern Ireland, sparking outrage amid a recent surge in racist attacks in the city. 2014-07-1 (Context: Ku Klux Klan)
The Senate of the US state of North Carolina pardons former Governor William Woods Holden who was impeached in 1871 because of his suspension of habeas corpus in the process of battling the Ku Klux Klan terror campaign. 2011-04-12 (Context: Ku Klux Klan)
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