LuLaRich

LuLaRich is a four-part docuseries that chronicles the unraveling of LuLaRoe. Known for their buttery soft leggings, the infamous multi-level marketing company went viral promising young mothers a work-from-home salvation. LuLaRoe’s eccentric founders recruited an astonishing army of independent retailers…MORE

The Final Fantasy House

In the early 2000s, when connecting with other fans of Final Fantasy VII, a young person is invited to live with others in the fandom, but things quickly turn dour. content warnings: abuse, unsanitary

The Q Origins Project

A close look at the earliest days of QAnon, showing Q’s origins in, and relationship to, broader 4chan culture. WARNING: primary sources may be vile. Content warnings: antisemitism & antisemitic slurs, racism & racist slurs, violence

r/antiMLM

Multi Level Marketing (MLM) schemes are a drain on our society. Its participants either build the pyramid taller, or get squashed by it.

The Problem with Tony Robbins

Today we’re looking at Tony Robbins’ background, his study of NLP, his “interventions”, and his disturbing attitude towards women, including the #metoo​ comments and the Buzzfeed News allegations. TRIGGER WARNING: If you don’t want to hear about emotional abuse I’d…MORE

TYPE Documentary

SRCmünecat

DATE 02.2021

Thanfiction

Andy Blake, a.k.a. Thanfiction, is… notorious [for] being the center of incidents which include starting a cult in LOTR fandom, another cult in Harry Potter fandom, failed convention organizing, his many fraudulent identities and pseuds, faking the deaths of both…MORE

TYPE Article

SRCFanlore.org

DATE 12.2020

SEDUCED: Inside the NXIVM Cult

This four-part documentary series follows the story of India Oxenberg’s perilous journey through the dark and criminal world of the notorious self-help-group-turned-sex-slave-cult NXIVM. Content warnings: suicide, rape, sexual assault, torture