Redlining & White Noise Part 7 | The Second Coming of the KKK with Linda Gordon
In this episode of Redlining & White Noise, Charles and Gregg are joined by award-winning author, Linda Gordon. A renowned historian, Linda is the Florence Kelley Professor of History at New York University. She is the author of The Second Coming of the KKK: The Klux Klan of the 1920s and the American Political Tradition. In this enlightening episode, we learn about the KKK of the 1920s, the largest social movement in America at the time. Linda walks us through a part of American history not commonly known and exposes as a cautionary tale the contemporary connections to our country’s history.
Winner of two Bancroft Prizes and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Linda is the author of many other books, including Dorothea Lange: A Life Beyond Limits, which chronicles the life of one of the world’s great photographers. To view and purchase her books, including The Second Coming of the KKK, follow this link.