Jul 5, 2020
After rumors of White Supremacist group plotting to shoot Black Americans circulated the internet days before this years July 4th weekend caused concerns. Many armed Black Americans like the NFAC (Not Fucking Around Coalition) refused to be terrorized and many called for the Black Community to arm themselves. Amid the nationwide protests, the rhetoric coming from the United States president, the climate of the countries racial division only seems to be rising. This is a prime example of where the country may be going if a significant change is not made in America. In 1915, the KKK was brought back on that mountain with a burning cross and advocates of the carvings were card-carrying members of the hate group. After the mountain was complete, “a ‘neo-Confederate theme park’ emerged around the site, including a plantation house, a “Gone With the Wind” museum, according to a report from the Atlanta History Center, Since then, KKK members have gathered at Stone Mountain annually to hold rallies.