Hillary's Mentor Was a KKK Member Mike Vance August 28, 2016 News Hillary has been claiming that Trump is tied to the KKK and Trump has pushed back. According to Trump, Hillary's mentor was a KKK member. Donald Trump retweeted a tweet that said former KKK member Robert Byrd was her "friend and mentor." Hillary's Mentor Was a KKK Member https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/769552592158412800?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw Trump decides to fight fire with fire. What do you think about this? Let us know on Facebook.