The postwar, post-pandemic period of the early 1920s were the golden years for a resurgent Ku Klux Klan. The Klan of that era was not solely focused on suppression of Negroes but espoused a broader view of white Anglo-Saxon Protestant supremacy that targeted Catholics, Jews, and foreigners, as well as a disdain for elites, intellectuals, and “dirty” city-dwellers. At its peak in the mid-1920s, the Klan had anywhere between three and eight million members…