Encyclopedia > Silent Brotherhood

  Article Content

Silent Brotherhood

The Silent Brotherhood was a splinter off of the Aryan Nations, the National Alliance[?] and the Ku Klux Klan. During the 1980s radical members of these groups joined under the leadership of Robert J. Matthews[?] to form a new organization, which planned to overthrow the United States government. To raise money the group committed a range of crimes including counterfeiting and bank robberies. The group's activities ended with the death of Matthews, in a shootout with American federal agents in December 1984 and the arrest of most of its members.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
List of Biblical names starting with M

... worshiping; burning; raised; crookedness Malachi, my messenger; my angel Malcham[?], Malchom, their king; their counselor Malchiah[?], Malchijah, the Lord my king, ...