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Was Harry S. Truman a member of the KKK?

July 25, 2007

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 In Oct. 1952, photocopies of sworn affidavits allegedly made in 1944 by members of the Missouri Ku Klux Klan supported their charge that President Harry Truman had once been a member of their Klan chapter. Walter Winchell’s release of the documents created an uproar. Truman’s press secretary denied the story. To this day, the truth or the falsehood of the charge remains undetermined although internet sites reporting on Truman’s life confirm-allegedly, he was a Klan member

5 Comments leave one →
  1. February 25, 2008 2:12 pm

    Yeaaahhh NICE

  2. February 25, 2008 2:13 pm


  3. Terry Sanders permalink
    September 2, 2008 5:05 am this site indicates the Truman was a member of the KKK. I would like to know for sure.

  4. August 13, 2009 5:20 am

    This is why i hate republicans, because they do nothing but spread racism throughout this country, and soon someday, every single conservative in this country will be wiped out, and when that day comes, peace will be amongst us individuals.

  5. guy above me is a douchebag permalink
    September 6, 2009 11:52 am

    racism does suck anti repub … and so do you. harry s truman was a democrat from missouri and was the vice president of democrat frankin d (deadlegs not delano) roosevelt.

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