Home Tags David Duke

Tag: David Duke

KKK Leader David Duke Congratulates Donald Trump

AFRICANGLOBE - Former Ku Klux Klan Grand Wizard, David Duke, has congratulated Donald Trump, describing his victory in the US presidential election as "one of the most exciting nights of my life." Duke, who unsuccessfully ran for Louisiana Senate, told his Twitter followers: “Make no mistake about it, our people have played a HUGE role in electing Trump!”

This Louisiana Senate Race Has Prostitutes, A KKK Imperial Wizard And...

AFRICANGLOBE - With an open seat, two dozen candidates, prostitution allegations and a white supremacist contender, the only sure thing in Louisiana's U.S. Senate race seems to be that it won't be decided Nov. 8 when most of the nation's political contests are settled.

Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke Qualifies For Louisiana Senate TV...

AFRICANGLOBE - Former Ku Klux Klan Grand Wizard David Duke received enough public support to secure a seat in Louisiana’s televised senate debate – which is to be held at a historically black university. Duke managed to scrape by the 5 percent minimum to qualify for the debate with 5.1 percent of support from a nationwide Mason-Dixon poll.

KKK Grand Wizard David Duke To Run For Senate: ‘My Time...

AFRICANGLOBE - In a lengthy speech, David Duke said the recent slayings of three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge were among the catalysts for his Senate bid. He said he wanted to expose racism against “European Americans,” and said the media is biased against him because he was a Ku Klux Klan leader four decades ago. “The New York Times admitted that my platform became the GOP mainstream and propelled Republican control of Congress,” he said. “I’m overjoyed to see Donald Trump and most Americans embrace most of the issues that I’ve championed for years.

Klansman David Duke, Warns Republicans: Back Steve Scalise, Or I’ll Name...

AFRICANGLOBE - David Duke, the former head of the Ku Klux Klan, sent out a somewhat ominous message to Republican Party operatives to treat Rep. Steve Scalise fairly, or he’ll start naming names of others in the political arena with whom he’s met and maintained ties.

It’s David Duke’s Party Now: How The Klan Leader Reshaped The...

AFRICANGLOBE - There is little, substantively, that separates the rhetoric of the bigots and extremists the modern GOP courts and the bigotry and extremism David Duke represents. But Duke's 1991 campaign shows that even when you don't openly espouse hatred, you can still promote it by transitioning your incendiary rhetoric into a policy agenda.

Klansman In Congress: House Majority Whip Spoke At White Supremacist Conference

AFRICANGLOBE - On Monday, Republican Representative Steven Scalise, the House majority whip and third most powerful GOP member of Congress, confirmed through an advisor that he spoke at a Louisiana conference called by white nationalist and neo-Nazi leaders in 2002. The exposure comes a week after Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) pleaded guilty to felony tax fraud and days before the new Republican majority takes control of the House.