For time immemorial various forms of evils and injustices have plagued human history. As time went by man has sought to find answers to questions, which were beyond his grasp. In the search for answers man has ignored the most important issues of life; those of justice, freedom and happiness. The wise amongst them sought to introduce various ideas as probable answers to the questions they knew they could not find answers to. Out of such fantastic ideas mankind gave birth to various forms of myths, which seemed good enough to be accepted as fact. But the results of such myths did not solve the problems of objective reality, the myths turned man against man, it gave rise to wars, which brought all forms of devastation upon the face of the earth.
Hidden within the depths of a savage human race were men and women of the mind, men and women who would later have to resolve to secret societies in order to protect themselves from the tyranny of the savage rulers of the times. Amongst the countless secret societies were the Illuminists, those who were courageous enough to challenge all accepted knowledge and seek the truth, not in myths but in the facts of reality. The Illuminati is once such group of people who survived the harsh hurricanes of human mindlessness and the tyrannies of those who sought to maintain absolute power of the human race.
Our vision and goals are clearly spelled out in this abridged version of our Manifesto, the core principles of what we represent. We had hoped to publish an unabridged version of our Manifesto, however, due to recent events and other reasons we have decided it is not yet the proper time to publish all of our protocols and perspectives. Perhaps in 50-100 years the rest of our protocols will find a more fertile ground and at such a time we will publish an unabridged Manifesto. Nevertheless, in order to squash the many lies that have been written about our organization we thought it necessary to put forth our imprint on the