As revealed on the Halloween episode of The Rachel Maddow Show, Donald Trump has a new “major” newspaper endorsement. This is his second such score, as he received an endorsement from the Las Vegas Review-Journal — owned by billionaire GOP donor Sheldon Adelson — at the end of October, but even Trump may reject the second one. The Klu Klux Klan has given its blessing to Trump in their latest issue of The Crusader — the Klan’s official newspaper — and even used his “Make America Great Again” slogan as a front page headline. This Trump has not been too kind to the media, which may explain his lack of endorsements.
Perhaps the KKK decided to go with The Donald because some of his supporters’ rally cries speak to their ideologies. Trump’s xenophobic rhetoric may also have swayed the deck too. Here’s a glimpse of the paper: