Mysterious, sinister and that’s only after you heard Peter Mandelson, Ed Balls and George Osborne are members.
This elite group gathers every year the most powerful business, political and military leaders from across the world to discuss global ‘megatrends’.
While who attends these summits is not secret, the topics, nature and results of debate are kept private from the media and public.
The Bilderberg group is celebrating its 60th birthday at its annual summit this week in Denmark, where, according to the official participant list, both the Shadow Chancellor and George Osborne are due to attend.
Attending industry and military leaders include the Google Chairman, Eric Schmidt, the current Supreme Allied Commander of NATO forces in Europe, General Philip Breedlove and the former NSA chief, Keith Alexander.
One can only guess Edward Snowden’s invite was lost in the post.
David Cameron, Gordon Brown, Margaret Thatcher and Tony Blair have all previously attended Bilderberg summits along with the likes of former CIA Director, Gen. David Petraeus.
Many conspiracy theories including the writings of Dan Brown reference the Bilderberg group as been a sinister organisation controlling all major political changes for the last six decades.
The summit last year was held at the Grove Hotel in Watford where Mr Cameron gave a speech.
Could this be the Illuminati reborn, do we need Professor Robert Langdon to sort it out?
Then again, it cannot be too sinister, Ed Balls and Bill Clinton are members.
29 May 2014 | 8:02 pm – Source: metro.co.uk