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Gengus wrote:
"There is no place or time where it is appropriate for anyone sworn to secrecy and loyalty to anyone or anything for those people to be given power and authority over any not associated with their group."

That is true if you assume a secret group or organization has taken power. However, because of our representative democratic system, we give power to those people we choose fit to lead. There is an argument to be raised however, if say, a Mason was elected president in 2008, and gave all the high cabinet positions strictly to other Masons. This wouldn't happen of course, because obviously the media and conspiracy theorists would have a field day, and rightly so. It is the duty of the people to be knowledgeable about those they elect to office, and get rid of those people if their actions do not represent the interests of the people. And since most of what the government does is a matter of public record, it isn't terribly hard to stay informed. (This is of course not counting top-secret material.) Is the CIA controlled by the evil masons? Man i hope not.. if so we're screwed!

This probably deserves to be taken to the political sub-board, but i figured i'd put in another post.

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Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 476 Neal 08-Feb-02 08:29
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 1036 Robert Bauval 08-Feb-02 10:56
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 290 Neal 08-Feb-02 15:55
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 319 Robert Bauval 08-Feb-02 16:45
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 330 MikeS 08-Feb-02 18:08
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 301 Mike B 08-Feb-02 18:55
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 313 Neal 08-Feb-02 20:16
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 371 kaos 09-Feb-02 10:08
The US Dollar Bill and D.C. Street Layout 414 Tripp 09-Feb-02 02:54
Re: The US Dollar Bill and D.C. Street Layout 249 Robert Bauval 09-Feb-02 07:30
Re: The US Dollar Bill and D.C. Street Layout 228 Tripp 09-Feb-02 08:47
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 330 Harry 09-Feb-02 09:00
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 410 Broker 12-Feb-02 08:31
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 329 surfwar 20-Feb-02 04:44
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 340 surfwar 20-Feb-02 04:45
Royal Fanatics 251 theoferrum 01-Nov-06 20:41
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 316 P Mac 12-Nov-06 10:57
Moderator note 281 Richard Fusniak 12-Nov-06 17:45
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 358 Milo 08-Feb-02 18:45
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 327 Mike B 08-Feb-02 19:10
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 320 Milo 08-Feb-02 19:24
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 325 Milo 08-Feb-02 20:30
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 329 Milo 09-Feb-02 16:13
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 365 Tripp 09-Feb-02 20:19
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 331 Milo 09-Feb-02 22:36
AOL & U.S. 1$ Seal 270 Tripp 09-Feb-02 23:19
Re: Robert: Masonic attacks unwarranted 319 Milo 09-Feb-02 22:42
Re: AOL & U.S. 1$ Seal 203 Milo 10-Feb-02 04:54
Re:Mr. Bauval's article 237 amccloskey84 06-Nov-06 20:05
Good post 196 RaVaN 07-Nov-06 01:44
Re:Mr. Bauval's article 241 Gengus 07-Nov-06 12:55
Re:Mr. Bauval's article 261 RaVaN 09-Nov-06 00:12
Re:Mr. Bauval's article 228 amccloskey84 12-Nov-06 06:49


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