Prejudice http://kplu.org en Lawmaker uses KKK mailing to discuss bigotry in Idaho http://kplu.org/post/lawmaker-uses-kkk-mailing-discuss-bigotry-idaho The African-American lawmaker in Idaho who received a flier from the KKK says she’s using the incident as an opportunity to talk about bigotry in the state. State representative Cherie Buckner-Webb and four other Idaho lawmakers have reported getting the mailings at home.<p>Cherie Buckner-Webb grew up in Boise and remembers when someone set fire to a cross on her family’s lawn in the 1960s.<p>She says, a lot has changed since then, but the KKK pamphlet she received is a reminder that racism hasn’t been extinguished.<p>“It’s still out there alive and well," Buckner-Webb says. Tue, 17 Apr 2012 18:15:56 +0000 Jessica Robinson 4781 at http://kplu.org Lawmaker uses KKK mailing to discuss bigotry in Idaho