MIR Meets: Daryl Davis


Daryl Davis stands with the robe of a former KKK member in his home in Silver Spring, Md. Credit: Matty Stern/U.S.Embassy Tel Aviv. Photo licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0.

In this episode of MIR Meets, contributor Mathieu Lavault sits down with Daryl Davis, a renowned black musician with a unique interest in infiltrating hate groups. Having converted over 200 KKK members to leave and denounce the organization, he discusses how racial tensions and the KKK have shaped America today and poses the question: how can you hate me if you don’t know me?