Sarah Green escaped her mother’s cult 22 years ago. She still thinks about those she left behind. (content warning: sexual abuse, physical abuse)
Searching for the soul of America in Mormon mommy blogger Instagram.
Even for a conservative religious community, the People of Praise is notable in how deeply embedded members are in one another’s lives.
(note: I recommend eps 1-7 only. This may actually be one of the best docs on Scientology as they not only infiltrate but film the whole thing. God bless dumb Youtubers.)
Started almost two decades ago with a stated mission to “provide information to Chinese communities to help immigrants assimilate into American society,” The Epoch Times now wields one of the biggest social media followings of any news outlet.
Does the ubiquitous dance troupe really present five thousand years of civilization reborn?
Scientology requires acolytes to take wildly pricey courses. To pay their way to membership, countless California scientologists sold overpriced “meat” products to the poor.
In 1968, Paulette Cooper was one of the first journalists to investigate a then-little-known religious group.
Executives even suggested adding religious principles to the game.
This web site is dedicated to exposing the various technical tricks behind Scientology, until all its secrets have been laid before the public at no charge.
Under the watchful eye of his secretary, Ma Anand Sheela, spiritual guru Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh relocates his ashram from India to Oregon in 1981.