Former Ku Klux Klan leader and current U.S. Senate candidate David Duke, with a group of supporters, speaks in front of a statue of Andrew Jackson, in Jackson Square, prior to a protest organized by Take Em Down NOLA, who want statues of Confederate figures to be taken down, in New Orleans, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. Duke defends the heritage of the statues.
Former Ku Klux Klan leader and current U.S. Senate candidate David Duke, with a group of supporters, speaks in front of a statue of Andrew Jackson, in Jackson Square, prior to a protest organized by Take Em Down NOLA, who want statues of Confederate figures to be taken down, in New Orleans, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. Duke defends the heritage of the statues. Gerald Herbert AP
Former Ku Klux Klan leader and current U.S. Senate candidate David Duke, with a group of supporters, speaks in front of a statue of Andrew Jackson, in Jackson Square, prior to a protest organized by Take Em Down NOLA, who want statues of Confederate figures to be taken down, in New Orleans, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. Duke defends the heritage of the statues. Gerald Herbert AP