Alabama newspaper receives backlash after KKK story

A small town newspaper is receiving backlash after an editorial was published on February 14 supporting the return of the infamous KKK.

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The editorial titled, “The Klan needs to ride again”, was written by Goodloe Sutton, whom is the editor and publisher of the Democratic Reporter in Linden, Alabama. Sutton confirmed he wrote the editorial and highlighted that he doesn’t believe all Americans should be lynched. Sutton has been asked to resign by Alabama lawmakers and the newspaper has now lost over half of its subscribers.

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