Georgia Runoff Elections: Kelly Loeffler Poses with KKK Leader

Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) posed for a photo with former Ku Klux Klan leader Chester Doles
-A +A
0

Photo: Twitter

Two days after Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) posed for a photo with former Ku Klux Klan leader Chester Doles, leading to outcry from Jewish activists, Loeffler’s campaign insisted Sunday that she had no idea who Doles was.

But Doles’ profile as a white supremacist was prominent enough that he was ejected from a campaign rally in September featuring Loeffler and Rep.-elect Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.), The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.

Loeffler claimed then as well that she wasn’t aware of any controversy linked to Doles.

Bend the Arc, a progressive Jewish advocacy group, retweeted a photo Saturday of Loeffler smiling next to Doles. The photo was taken Friday at a campaign event.

Read rest of story here.

Also Check Out...

“Freedom to Vote” Act, a compromise bill that would expand and protect the right to vote
Democrats Must Pass Voting Rights
oppressive laws curtailing human rights including the rights to freedom of expression and peaceful assembly,
Gambia: Oppressive Laws Remain
Meet Souadou Niang, a serial entrepreneur and the owner of Palms Luxury Boutique Hotel in Dakar, Senegal,
Former Housekeeper Now Owner of 5-
 President of Democratic Republic of Congo, Félix-Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo
DR Congo President:“Promises Made
HBCU student Rajah Caruth has NASCAR dreams.
HBCU Student Rajah Caruth Has
Franita Tolson, vice dean for faculty and academic affairs and professor at the University of Southern California Gould School o
Black Professor Tells Cruz Texas