He is in his 20th season overall as an aide in the city, having previously served eight seasons as an assistant at Penn during Fran Dunphy's tenure at the school. In his role, Duke coordinates the development of the student-athletes on the men's basketball team. He played a key role in the program's back-to-back USBL championship seasons and , as he was responsible for evaluating players and scouting the talent of the CBA, college basketball and Europe. At the college level, Duke spent eight seasons as the head coach at Lehigh University. At the time of his departure in , he was the school's second all-time winningest coach with 90 wins.
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For the next 20 years, Duke, one of the most notorious hate group leaders in the US, was given free rein to spread his white supremacist message on one internet platform after another. YouTube banned his account in June. Facebook banned Duke in , the company said, more than a year after he participated in the violent white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia.
David Ernest Duke born July 1, is an American white supremacist , far-right politician , convicted felon , and former grand wizard of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan. From to , he was a member of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He has advocated neo-Nazi and antisemitic conspiracy theories such as Holocaust denial and Jewish control of academia, the press, and the financial system. Duke unsuccessfully stood as Democratic candidate for state legislature during the s and s, culminating in his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination.
He is also known for his avid pursuit of women and, especially, money — so much so, in fact, that he finally went to prison in for using cash raised to support white supremacist causes to pay for his own gambling and home improvements. Since then, Duke has become an itinerant anti-Semitic salesman, traveling regularly to Europe to sell his books while his latest white supremacist organization, EURO, remains almost entirely inactive. It means examining all questions of government on the basis of whether the proposed measure is good or bad for our race. They share little of the heritage of the Old Testament people called the Israelites. Jewish power is ubiquitous. It is not a [Jewish] conspiracy. It is simply two nations — Jew and Gentile — in a state of ethnic war. A school where obscenity, drugs and violence and gangster rap are the dominant culture? Where sexual intimidation, obscene or crude language, or even sexual assault is pervasive?