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1867, short for ku klux klan.


n. (alternative case form of Klan English)


KLAN or Klan may be:

  • Klan TV, an Albanian TV channel
  • KLAN (FM), an FM radio station licensed to Glasgow, Montana
  • Klan (TV series), a Polish television series
  • KLan or Kosovo LAN, an internet access provider based in Kosovo
  • Capital Region International Airport, the Lansing, Michigan airport's ICAO code
  • Klan, Ivory Coast, a defunct commune in Sassandra-Marahoué District, Ivory Coast
  • Ku Klux Klan, a white supremacy group
Klan (TV series)

Klan (, English: Clan) is the longest-running Polish soap opera. It premiered on September 22, 1997 on the public TVP1 channel and is still on air. The show airs from Monday to Thursday on TVP1 at 5.50 p.m.

Klan revolves around the fates of the multi-generation Lubicz family from Warsaw.


KLAN (93.5 FM, "Mix 93") is a radio station licensed to serve Glasgow, Montana. The station, owned by Glasgow Broadcasting Corp, airs the Rick Dees Weekly Top 40 every Sunday. It airs a Hot Adult Contemporary music format.

The station was assigned the KLAN call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on March 2, 1981.

Klan (magazine)

Klan is an Albanian language weekly political and finance magazine based in Tirana, Albania. The weekly provides economic and political news.

Usage examples of "klan".

Citizens Council in, 57, 98-99 desegregation in, 28, 62 Ku Klux Klan in, 80, 85,92 Mississippi supporters from, 92, 98-99, 186,187,193, 261 Lucy, Autherine, 11, 28,48 lynchings, 3, 6, 7, 192 McArdleeaWillard, 158 MacArthur, Douglas, 101 McCauley, John, 140,151 McClellan, George B.

As Grand Wizard of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, he was able to compile a mailing list of thousands of rank-and-file Klansmen and other supporters who would eventually become his political base.

Have you ever applied to any chapter, lodge, or Klavern of the Ku Klux Klan before?

And Kennedy told the producers the current passwords, agenda, and gossip emanating from his own Klan chapter, Nathan Bedford Forrest Klavern No.

But a white backlash erupted in 1875, and Democratic-party activists linked up with remnants of the Ku Klux Klan to unleash a wave of riots and terror against blacks and their Republican allies.

Unlike the Ku Klux Klan, which drew support from the poorest whites, the Citizens Council opposed violence and attracted top community leaders from the ranks of the middle and upper classes-doctors, lawyers, and businessmen recruited through the Rotary and Lions and Kiwanis Clubs.

Robert Shelton was a crew-cut, slightly built, almost skeletal thirty-three-year-old former rubber-plant worker and Goodrich tire salesman who now ruled the most powerful Ku Klux Klan faction in the country, the United Klans of America.

And there was one group of Americans who could be counted on to stand up for what was right: the Ku Klux Klan.

Imperial Wizard Robert Shelton and his Ku Klux Klan brass disappeared into the eastern horizon.

What Gotten was witnessing, among many other things, were the The Guns of Midnight187 beginnings of a Ku Klux Klan rebellion, with scores of out-of-state armed Klansmen converging spontaneously on Oxford.

The FBI was picking up alarming intelligence reports from informants that the Ku Klux Klan was not accepting defeat at the Battle of Oxford.

That same night, at a cafe in Columbus, Georgia, an FBI informant overheard a man identifying himself as a Ku Klux Klansman say that the Klan planned to drop explosives on federal troops in Oxford from small rental airplanes.

McDaniel, decided within days of the federal invasion that he would resurrect the Ku Klux Klan in Mississippi, which had been dormant for decades.

By 1964 an extremely violent, secretive new Klan faction called the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan was eclipsing the United Klans in Mississippi, attracting a membership of two thousand.

Gallup Poll, 15, 38, 43 Gammel, Loy, 151 Gandhi, Mahatma, 72 Gayden, Dave, 222 Georgia, 28, 57, 62 Ku Klux Klan in, 80,282 Mississippi supporters from, 99,128, Georgia, University of, 62 Germany, 95 Nazi, 170,173 Shelton in, 79 Gettysburg, battle of, 176-77, 297 Giancana, Sam, 39 Gillespie, Ann, 156 Gober, Freeman, 258 Goodman, Andrew, 305 Goodman, William, 92,113 Grant, Ulysses S.