Eldon Edwards, Imperial Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, May 5, 1957

Eldon Edwards

“I sure will believe in segregation for the simple reason we believe in preserving and protecting God’s word. He created the white man. He intended for him to stay white. He created the nigger. He intended for him to stay black. And we believe that Mongolization destroys both races and creates a Mongol which is not a race.”Eldon Edwards, “The Mike Wallace Interview,” May 5, 1957, http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/multimedia/video/2008/wallace/edwards_eldon_t.html.

Ku Klux Klan
May 5, 1957