You know what the Midwest is? Young and restless.
[The Ku Klux] Klan in some areas of the country tried to be a means of reform, fighting the decline in morality and using the symbol of the cross. Klan targets were bootleggers, wife-beaters, and immoral movies. In some communities it achieved a certain respectability as it worked with politicians.
listen. there’s a reason they’re trying to dismantlethe public school system. it becomes MUCH easier to teach shit like this. (via so-treu)
Not that I don’t appreciate the efforts of that other tumblr, but I’m about to start tagging this crap “This is organized, systematic, historically-rooted, and capitalism-supported white supremacy.” Because it is (and not the P word for crying out loud).