Is there a grand conspiracy to rule the world and covertly place earth’s inhabitants in a state of servitude to a wealthy, power-crazed group of elites? Any who delve into such ideas soon discover tales of the “Illuminati.” The very name sends tremors through those who believe in the existence of this secret society, which is apparently exercising control through powerful members in its bid for global hegemony. How could such ideas be passionately believed by so many? Does such a group really exist? Should you be concerned?