Tag: Kkk

Famed Donut Chain Promotes ‘KKK Wednesday’

Publicity for decorating Krispy Kreme’s sweet doughnuts turned sour when a store inHull, England, used the abbreviation “KKK” to promote Krispy Kreme Klub Wednesday, to be held this week. The choice of abbreviation drew comparisons to the U.S. white-supremacist organization the Ku Klux Klan. After it was posted on the…

UNC Students Rally to Rename Building Honoring KKK Leader

By Julissa Catalan Students at one of the oldest public education institutions in the country think it’s time for their school to get on the right side of history. The Real Silent Sam Coalition—a student- and alumni-created organization that hopes “to create honest and public dialogue and provoke critical thought…