Podcast

QAnon Anonymous

The QAnon Anonymous Podcast chops & screws the best conspiracy theories of the post-truth era. Your hosts Jake, Julian, and Travis dredge up wild beliefs from online fever swamps, engage QAnon followers in irregular warfare, and trip over deranged historical…MORE

TYPE Podcast

SRC QAnon Anonymous

DATE 08.2020

The Dream (Season 1)

This season on The Dream we go inside the world of multi-level marketing to expose this pyramid-shaped business model for what it is. Join us on this bizarre journey filled with snake oil salesmen, shifty millionaires, struggling single moms, and…MORE

TYPE Podcast

SRC Love + Radio

DATE 07.2018

The Gateway

The Gateway is a six-part series about Teal Swan, a new brand of spiritual guru, who draws in followers with her hypnotic self-help YouTube videos aimed at people who are struggling with depression and suicidal thoughts. Some followers move to…MORE

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

BIKRAM

Bikram Choudhury’s fitness revolution brought a yoga boom to America. But his guru status enabled increasingly dark behavior. Julia Lowrie Henderson delves deep into the complicated world of Bikram Yoga. Content warning: rape

TYPE Podcast

SRC 30 For 30

DATE 05.2018

What Makes a Cult a Cult?

Dr Natalie Feinblatt explains the 4 criteria an organization needs to meet to be called a cult and looks at how the term can be used and misused in relationship to religions and rehabilitation programs. Plus Jonathan asks about murder…MORE

Waco

The Branch-Davidians, David Koresh, and Mount Carmel. The ATF, the FBI, and Janet Reno. See how badly the American government can screw up when all these things come together on today’s episode all about the infamous Waco siege of 1993.

L. Ron Hubbard

It’s finally time to talk about Scientology as we look at it through the lens of its founder, L. Ron Hubbard. This first episode explores his many, many lies throughout the years about his upbringing, the beginnings of his writing…MORE

Jonestown (Series)

On this, our 300th episode, we begin our full-treatment journey into the life and mind of Jim Jones, the cult leader who, in 1978, was responsible for the deaths of over 900 people. So how did they get to that…MORE