It was founded after the Civil War by former Confederate soldiers to fight against the reforms imposed by the North during Reconstruction.
“We’ve gained access to yet another KKK Twitter account. Using the info obtained, we will be revealing about 1000 Klan member identities.
”, Anonymous Hackers tweeted
The list of 1000 KKK Members, to be released on 5th November, apparently includes the names of US Politicians, according to the hackers affiliated with Anonymous — Operation KKK.
“You operate much more like terrorists, and you should be recognized as such. You are terrorists that hide your identities beneath sheets and infiltrate society on every level,” the hacker collective said.
“The privacy of the Ku Klux Klan no longer exists in cyberspace. You’ve had blood on your hands for nearly 200 years.“
Yesterday another group of Anonymous hackers, not members of Operation KKK, published the first batch of information (unverified) on Pastebin
, which includes total 57 phone numbers and 23 email addresses allegedly belonging to KKK members, along with names of 4 U.S. Senators and 5 City Mayors.
However, Hackers affiliated with Operation KKK denies any connection with the above leak and promises to release its own 1000 KKK Members list on the 5th Nov.