Why Did the Ku Klux Klan Burn Crosses?

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The Ku Klux Klan burnt crosses because they just wanted to intimidate the minority, who were not a part of them. The cross burning was also part of their rituals to identify themselves as the superior and pure race, and to slate the other organizations as fake and not authentic, e.g. The Catholics.
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The Klu Klux Klan burn crosses as a symbol of their faith and belief. They do this a symbol of terrorizing their victims. They were originally found in 1866.
The Klu Klux Klan, in early twentieth century, burnt crosses on hillsides or near the homes of those people that they wished to intimidate. Members of the Klan say that burning of the cross is a symbol of the Klan members' faith.
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