Illuminati History and Basics


The very word brings to mind images of conspiracy theorists ranting about a New World Order and world leaders having secret meetings and rituals to decide what events are going to take place. Some of it sounds too incredulous to believe, but what if that’s what ‘they’ are counting on? Could there be truth in some of what the theorists are saying and there truly is a plan in place to enact a one world government? Or is the real truth about it all so deeply buried and protected that no one, not even the theorists, have any hope of truly uncovering the real facts?

First let’s look at some of the documented history of the organization itself. Some say that it actually all goes back to the beginning of time, but in truth, the actual terminology came into existence during the 18th century in Upper Bavaria. It originally began in May of 1776 as a five member group headed by a man named Adam Weishaupt, a professor at the University of Ingolstadt and …