To My Brother Masons [excerpt]
Now, dear brothers,
seeing that man-made systems have made millionaires of a few, 
blackmailers and criminals of many men, and prostitutes of thousands
of God’s best women, do we not begin to see that the bottom has
fallen out of the old ship of state, and that we must tear down
and rebuild? “All things must be made new.” State institutions foster
and beget criminality.
Thousands of innocent people are robbed
of their liberty and those of sound mind are illegally placed in
Of the class mentioned I must say
they should be removed from the rule of political ringsters and
medical abusers. The afflicted should, by all means, be under the
control of Christian people, and women should be placed in charge
of women. When the blackmailers were after me, for the purpose of
confining me in an asylum, I would have been glad to have been housed
and protected, even in an asylum, had I been assured that I would
not be abused by bad men, but the fact that they arrested me and
took me to jail when I was innocent proved to my thought that their
intent was to abuse and destroy me.
A political clock that can be so adjusted
as to cover such iniquitous dealings, is a menace to civilization.
Had Garfield, our martyred president,
not given warning of the danger facing this nation, from the lawyers,
he would in all probability be living today; also the late President
One of their methods is that of committing
a  crime, run to cover, and
have the newspapers under their control take up the cry of Socialism,
anarchy, Emma Goldman, etc. Emma Goldman is a good woman, and is
willing to suffer to free mankind. The Secret Service hounds put
their tools among the reformers for the purpose of creating discord
and disruption, committing crime, then mislead the public into thinking
that the earnest, honest reformers are the evil-doers.