Liberals try to insist that Republicans are the ones who are racist — even though racism was born and bred in the Democratic Party. It was Republicans who opposed slavery, Republicans who fought for civil rights. Democrats? They aligned with the Ku Klux Klan… including at the 1924 Democratic National Convention, where Klan activity was so strong, it was even nicknamed the “Klanbake”.
Held in Madison Square Garden from June 24 to July 9, the convention has become notorious for its Klan involvement. This photo was taken during the convention: