A Confrontation with the Ku Klux Klan

James S. Jackson

St. Augustine Civil Rights Activist James Jacksondiscusses the creation of anNAACP Youth Council in St. Augustine, involvement in protests andhis personal account ofa confrontation with the Ku Klux Klan. “We in turn were taken out of the car at gunpoint taken in the midst of the meeting. Well, they, in turn, proceeded to separate us and to beat, you know, to jump on each and every one of us.”