Thursday, January 01, 2009

Why is a branch of the KKK trying to use our symbol?

Why is a branch of the KKK trying to use the Triple Tau, a symbol whose historic evolution is well documented to be part of the Holy Royal Arch Degree of the Antients Grand Lodge of England?  Not only that, but they are using explanations of the symbol on their web site which are taken from Masonic authors.

I really think they should come up with their own symbol.  Masonry teaches the Universal Brotherhood of Man, and ought to regard all men as equals regardless of race.


Greg Stewart said...

hence the problem of not having ownership of the symbols in a registered and trademarked manner.

Its a shame to see it co-opted in this way, but at "least" its not being associated as a masonic symbol of the klan.

AND, its soliciting for a contribution to an LLC. maybe write them a letter and check them on the use. Dollars to donuts the co-opter may have some masonic affiliations.

Magus Masonica said...

I don't believe that the Triple Tau is Masonic exclusive in any way. It is found in many other traditions and as it is a symbol of antiquity it cannot be trademarked.

I found this from the website interesting.

"The first Klan, established in Pulaski, Tennessee was a legally formed fraternal organization that became an underground movement during the reconstruction era after the "Civil War". The underground Klan was disbanded when the reconstruction era closed.

The next incarnation of the Klan was again a legally recognized fraternity. As were all major Klan organizations since reconstruction, those not legally chartered are clandestine and spurious."

Especially the second paragraph. Does it read familiar?

Susan said...

Thanks for your insight for your fantastic posting. I’m glad I have taken the time to see this. This is the best Instagram online web viewer on the Internet. Discovering top trending photo and video on Pikdo right now!

Adam Schule said...

This stardew valley download really help me and very usable i think to your other visitorsOne of the excellent article i have read.

fiz said...

National Testing Service abbreviated as NTS. It is one of Pakistan leading testing agency which conducts tests for different jobs in Government & Private sector organizations. Besides this it also conducts various test for admission in various universities (NAT, GAT etc). Applying procedure for Jobs is quite Simple.

Susan said...

Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love learning more on this topic. Eminem, also known as Marshall Mathers, is one of the most commercially successful rappers of all time, with more than 100 million albums sold worldwide. He is one of the richest rappers in the world, with an estimated net worth of $210 million. See more in Eminem net worth.

melmaryns said...


mel marins





cork busker

cork busking

cork buskers

dublin busker

dublin busking

dublin buskers

Benjamin Jones said...

You can contact me for a peaceful time frame, a proper Escorts Escorts in Faridabad conference and even an occasion or a capacity; I will take a position right nearby and will complement and improve your area amongst the team. First of all hiring Escorts Service in Gurgaon does not mean you will get infected with immune diseases. Our Agency is a genuine and trusted escort agency and provides a call girl who is educated and well mannered.
Escorts Service in Haridwar
Sexy Call Girls in Gurgaon
Top Class Call Girls in Gurgaon
Top Class Escorts in Gurgaon

George said...

Justforex Login Is The World's First Exchange That Allows You To Trade digital Currencies In Real-Time Using The Power Of Artificial Intelligence.

KOLD said...

Your post is helping me a lot. Its really nice and epic. Thanks a lot for the useful info on this topic. You did it so much well. I love to see more about GBWhatsApp. Keep sharing and updating. Also share more posts with us. Thank you.