NXIVM (pronounced Nexium) claimed to be a self-help life coaching program and multi-level marketing company led by self-styled “Vanguard” Keith Raniere, but was revealed after major defections in 2018 to be, in part, a recruitment platform for a secret sex cult called DOS. In the cult, women were branded, blackmailed, and raped. Raniere and actress Allison Mack were arrested in 2018. (Significant warnings for rape in almost all content about NXIVM.)

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

Uncover: Escaping NXIVM

NXIVM (pronounced “Nexium”) calls itself a humanitarian community. Experts call it a cult. Uncover: Escaping NXIVM is an investigative podcast series about the group, its leader Keith Raniere and one woman’s journey to get out. From CBC Podcasts and CBC News. Content warning: sexual assault

Side Stories: NXIVM

You asked for it: On this episode of Last Podcast Side Stories, Ben ‘n’ Henry cover the Albany sex cult that has been making headlines. Also, journalist Brock Wilbur joins the show to discuss his own investigative work on NXIVM…MORE

The Heiresses and the Cult

To family friends, Seagram heiresses Sara and Clare Bronfman are victims of a frightening, secretive “cult” called nxivm, which has swallowed as much as $150 million of their fortune. But the organization’s leader, Keith Raniere, seems also to have tapped…MORE