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The Illuminati

Real or Joke?

Shaun Mears
10/25/2012


Mikhail Gorbachev, Bill Clinton, John D. Rockefeller, Adolf Hitler, Jay-Z, and George W. Bush all have something in common; they are all members of the Illuminati. The Illuminati are allegedly an international group whose primary goal is the control of the entire world under a one world government. Many people are afraid of the Illuminati, but in fact the Illuminati pose no threat. They are a real joke.

A man named Adam Weishaupt, established the original Bavarian Illuminati to house the great thinkers of the area and was modeled after another secret society, the Freemasons. He defected from the Catholic Church and organized the Illuminati, financed by the International Bankers. Weishaupt wrote out a master plan in the 1770s outlining the Illuminati’s goals, finishing on May 1, 1776. According to the Illuminati, this great day is still commemorated by Communist nations in the form of May Day. In the 1780s, the Bavarian Government found out about the Illuminati’s subversive activities, forcing the Illuminati to disband and go underground. For the next few decades, the Illuminati operated under various names and guises, still in active pursuit of their ultimate goal. According to the Illuminati, their ultimate goal has been to achieve a “one world government” and to subjugate all religions and governments in the process. (Illuminati, 2011)

At the time Weishaupt’s ideology was first introduced, Britain and France were the two greatest world powers, and so the Illuminati claimed credit for having kindled the Revolutionary War in order to weaken the British Empire and the French Revolution to destroy the French Empire. According to the Illuminati, the Napoleonic Wars were a direct result of Illuminati intervention, and were intended to weaken the governments of Europe. One of the results of these wars was the “Congress of Vienna”, supposedly brought about by the Illuminati who...
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