WHO PUT THE KLAN IN KU KLUX KLAN
Neil Oliver is famed for his documentary series
and now he travels to the US to discover the Scottish origins of white supremacist group the Ku Klux Klan. In the 18th century, hundreds of thousands of Scots migrated to America, with most settling in the Deep South. The Scottish word ‘clan’ was turned to ‘klan’ by six Scottish-American former Confederate soldiers after the Civil War.