The TRUTH about Nathan Bedford Forrest, not what the city of Memphis is spreading...
General Forrest was exonerated by Congress in 1871 of having anything to do with the KKK. The General knew his name was being used, and demanded that the organization disband. The General also challenged one of the liars to a duel to defend his good name.
Read it for yourself.
Report of the Joint Select Committee to Inquire into the Condition of Affairs in the Late Insurrectionary States, made to the two Houses of Congress February 19, 1872.