It was Democrats who fought a bloody civil war to preserve slavery. The KKK was a Democrat subsidiary. This was the same time that Democrats were denying Second Amendment rights to freed slaves who needed guns to protect themselves against the KKK. It was Democrats who filibustered civil rights legislation in the mid-60s. Then it was Democrats who built the Democrat Plantation - the biggest and baddest one being Detroit.
Here's how Rev. C.L. Bryant is urging blacks to escape from the Democrat Plantation like he did: