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Ku Klux Klan recruits in Marshall

Ku Klux Klan recruits in Marshall

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(KYTX) - According to residents in Marshall, they have been receiving recruitment flyers from the Ku Klux Klan.

At least 5 residents say that they received this flyer, and this pamphlet either near their mailbox or on their porch. People living on Woodlawn Road in Marshall say that the literature arrived sometime in the early hours of Monday morning.

African American Historian with the Harrison County Historical Museum Gail  Beil says unfortunately, racism does still exist in Marshall. 

"I wish racism is something I could say was done away with many years ago, but unfortunately it isn't. However it has gotten so much better. over the years."

On the flyers it asks people to join the Klan and lists a phone number to call.

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