NC newspaper gives KKK white unity event flyer its front page

I actually had to google this to verify that it wasn’t a hoax, so was my disbelief…

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Via The Dopest Ethiopienne’s Tumblr page, a nice example of free advertising journalism. The Stateville, N.C. Record & Landmark newspaper gave free publicity today to the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan,printing its flyer for the upcoming white-unity rally in Harmony on the front page.

I suppose its fig leaf is that it said it didn’t print the contact information for LWK. Perhaps it’s a slow news day in Statesville (population 24,633 according to the 2010 census). The city is in the same county as Harmony.

Join us, the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, for a rally and cross lighting, Saturday, May 26, Harmony, North Carolina. Free Admition [sic]-White People Only. No alcohol, drugs, fighting, glass bottles or weapons. Free on site camping-all major motels in area. Souvenirs. Vendors. Food and beverages for Sale. Cross lighting at dusk-a white…

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