Essay by PaperNerd ContributorCollege, Undergraduate August 2001

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Organizations such as the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) are promoted highly on the web. The majority of people may not understand why such organizations are able to have a web site that is accessible to anyone in the world. All organizations are allowed to promote their thoughts on the web. "This page is entirely POLITICAL in nature. If you do not agree with our politics, that is fine. Just remember that we have EVERY right to express our opinions. This is in the interest of free speech and to combat Internet censorship." (This is what one page I came across said.) There are over 550 web sites that deal with hate groups such as the KKK. To get an understanding of how disgusting and sick these people really are, I have provided links to some of the worst sites around. As I clicked on some of these web sites, they would give me reasons why I should join them.

As I forcefully surfed through one KKK web site I came across reasons to join like: 1) Because it is a Christian organization.

2) Because it is an organization governed by it's membership.

3) Because it is a dedicated and just organization working for our children's future.

4) Because it is a working organization which not only talks the talk, but also walks the walk.

5) Because it is a secret organization, and no one will ever know that you are a member.

6) Because it is a legal organization and no one can be prosecuted for being a member.

7) Because it is a politically independent organization and opposes any thing, person or Organization that is un-American.

8) Because it is an organization that is pro-American and opposes any thing, person or organization that is un-American.

9) Because it is...