When the Ku Klux Klan Meets the NAACP

Two radically different organizations come together behind closed doors.

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"Hello Jimmy."

From hate crimes to interracial marriages, Abarr and the NAACP went back and forth, reportedly trying to get to a middle ground of some sort. By the end of the meeting, Simmons extended Abarr an opportunity to join the NAACP.

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