Hate Not Heritage: Steven Monk listed on permit for undercover Klan gathering...
|Confederate Heritage activist Steven Monk. (Image courtesy of VK)|
|(Images courtesy of ATL Antifascist Notes)|
Susan Hathaway's mountain climbing bud Steven Monk (see below) will be in good company at this "White Christian" gathering.
|Grand Dragon Greg "Thor Henderson" Calhoun. (Image courtesy of VK)|
Read more here. Via It's Going Down:
"Please call or email the following parties to express your concern:
1 City of Rockmart main office: 770-684-5454, rockmart-ga.gov
2 Rockmart Mayor Stephen A. Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org (call main Rockmart number, request transfer)
3 City Manager Jeff L. Ellis, email@example.com (call main Rockmart number, request transfer)
4 Trailhead Offices, 678-883-9024, firstname.lastname@example.org (The Silver Comet Trail runs along Seaborn Jones Park where the Klan event will be held, warn them of threat to trail users.)
5 Parks & Recreation, 678-757-1001. Jeff Hulsey, Coordinator: email@example.com
Be persistent and call/email every day until the event is canceled.
1 The International Keystone Knights of the KKK gathering is being advertised as a “White Christian” gathering “for god race nation”.
2 Klan organizers renting all the pavilions at Seaborn Jones Park will in effect turn a public park into segregated whites-only space.
3 Authorities in Rockmart have behaved disgracefully by not warning the public of the blatantly white supremacist, Klan event which is approaching.
4 Another neo-Nazi event–the large “Hammerfest” gathering hosted by the Hammerskin Nation–will occur in Draketown, GA on the same day. Draketown and Rockmart are just 25 minutes apart. It is likely that the Rockmart KKK event will attract neo-Nazi militants who are driving to Draketown later in the day. This further increases the danger of the Rockmart event.
A recently-obtained permit for the International Keystone Knights event lists five people as “responsible parties” for October 1st event in Rockmart. Four of these five individuals are clear Klan or neo-Nazi organizers. Our previous story on the Rockmart event discussed Gregory Todd Calhoun, who was once part of the (neo-Nazi) Aryan Nations and now leads the International Keystone Knights within Georgia. The name “Stephen Monk” on the permit is presumably an alternative spelling of Steven Monk, a neo-Confederate who has recently gone public about his affiliation with the Klan. Heath Bearden displays his Blood Drop Cross (KKK symbol) tattoo prominently on his Facebook profile. As well as being the main applicant on the Seaborn Jones Park permit, Christopher William Bailey has been pictured (alongside Greg Calhoun and Steven Monk) in a photo of a June 2016 National Socialist Movement “meet and greet” gathering in Georgia which was posted to the NSM website."
|(Image courtesy of VK)|
|Susan Hathaway, Alechia Nation, Steven Monk and Billy Bearden ascend the birthplace of the second|
era Ku Klux Klan to celebrate their "Heritage". (Image courtesy of Facebook)