Successor to Ku Klux Klan Founded in Georgia to Combat Jews and Negroes
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Successor to Ku Klux Klan Founded in Georgia to Combat Jews and Negroes

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A successor to the Ku Klux Klan, calling itself the "Commoner Party," has been established in Georgia, it was learned here today. A pamphlet outlining the organization’s aims declares that "the Commoner Party proposes the formation of a Gentile political party bloc to combat the Jew and Negro racial bloc, now active in the political affairs of the nation."

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