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The Ku Klux Klan Is Boosting Its Numbers by Recruiting Veterans

​VICE Reports travels to Mississippi, where the Ku Klux Klan is swelling its ranks by seeking out veterans who have just come back from Iraq and Afghanistan.

by VICE Staff
Dec 27 2014, 2:45pm

VICE travels to Mississippi, where the Ku Klux Klan is experiencing a rise in members, fueled by a new strategy that targets veterans just returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. Host Rocco Castoro chats with Klan members and former Marines, as well as experts on extremist groups, to explore how the KKK's numbers are tied to world wars. Watch the full length here.