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David Duke's Split from the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1980-07-25

Duration: 00:07:51

Subjects: Duke, David Ernest | Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) | Knights of the Ku Klux Klan | National Association for the Advancement of White People | Wilkinson, Bill | Racism | White supremacy movements

Contributors:

  • George, Beth Host
  • Blome, Ron Host
  • McElroy, Midge Reporter
  • Duke, David Interviewee
  • Wilkinson, Bill Interviewee

Description

This segment from the July 25, 1980, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on David Duke’s resignation from the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, his in-fighting with Bill Wilkinson and his formation of the National Association for the Advancement of White People (NAAWP). Host: Beth George Host: Ron Blome