Ku Klux Klan
"Investigation of Stephen J. Dubner & Steven D. Levitt Article" - Charles Patton - Florida Times Union
A times-Union investigation reveals embellishments by Stetson Kennedy, but finds support for the events his books depicts.
Follow-up investigation by Charles Patton of the Florida Times-Union of the Dubner-Levitt revisit of Stetson Kennedy's work.
Stephen J. Dubner
Steven D. Levitt
Article revising an earlier assessment in the book Freakonomics of the work of Stetson Kennedy in infiltrating the Ku Klux Klan.
This article features a Q&A with Thompson and reveals details about the genesis of his undercover assignment for The Tennessean.
In his introduction to Jerry Thompson's book "My Life in the Klan" the publisher of The Tennessean, John Seigenthaler, talks about Thompson's background as a reporter and the genesis of the assignment.