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‘Allah on Earth’ forced former KCK woman into ‘a childhood of trafficking,’ suit says

TONY RIZZO<br>Kansas City Star<br>SEPTEMBER 19, 2017<p>A woman who said she was forced to work without pay for a decade — beginning when she was 11 — is suing …

Nation of Islam

Middle Tennessee Conference - International Cultic Studies Association (ICSA)

<b>Where:</b> Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU)<p>1768 MTSU Blvd, Murfreesboro, TN 37132<p>Student Union Building, Room 220 [Directions/Campus Map]<p><b>When:</b> …

Spirituality

ICSA Conversations - Sexual/Romantic Intimacy: Challenges for People Raised in a Cult

September 29th at 7pm (Eastern Standard Time)<p>For the first time, ICSA will live stream the upcoming event, ICSA Conversations - Sexual/Romantic …

Social Media

Will the world end on Saturday?

Kimberly Winston<p>Religion News Service<br>September 20, 2017<p>Short answer — no.<p>But David Meade, a Christian and self-published author of end-of-the-world …

Religion

Educate Against Hate

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responsible

Google and Facebook among tech giants Theresa May will order to remove extremist content

The world’s biggest technology firms will be told to take down terrorist propaganda in as little as one hour, as Theresa May seeks to dramatically …

UN General Assembly

Technology sector should not be shielding sex traffickers online

Sex trafficking is a growing problem that has moved from the street to the smart phone.<p>The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) …

Privacy

The 5 countries where people click most on ISIS propaganda (and the U.S. is No. 2)

LONDON — Who looks at Islamist extremist content online?<p>A new study released Tuesday by the Policy Exchange think tank based in London, whose reports often inform government policy in Britain, ranked the top consumers of propaganda produced by the Islamic State, by country of origin, as measured by …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Cults and Sex Trafficking - International Cultic Studies Association (ICSA)

Cults 101<p>Presenter: Jonibeth Whitney<p>Following introductory remarks by Dean Flynn of the USC School of Social Work, Dr. Jonibeth Whitney gave an …

Psychology

The Cautionary Tale of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker

The apostle Paul considered himself the “chief of sinners,” but then again, he never met Jim Bakker.<p>The latter’s ministry got off to an innocent …

Religion

‘Cut the sh*t’: Leah Remini calls out John Travolta’s ‘p*ssy’ answers on Scientology

Leah Remini called out celebrity Scientologists like John Travola — and the reporters who accept their feeble justifications of the cult-like …

Religion

College Named In Top 10 Four-Year Schools

Orange City, Iowa — Another source has named one of the Sioux County colleges as one of the best in the state.<p>According to schools.com, Northwestern …

College & University

Ambitious neuroscience project to probe how the brain makes decisions

A network of pyramidal cells in the cerebral cortex. <br>These interconnected brain cells form neural circuits<br>which carry out the complex computations …

Neuroscience

Dangers of Meditation

CBS News<br>September 17, 2017<p>With brief sound bite from Daniel Shaw LCSW, New York psychotherapist and cult expert.<p>https://youtu.be/aov7r7ywDd8<p>Labels: …

Transcendental Meditation

A Booming Church and Its Complicated, Ugly Past

Zarephath Christian Church is a dynamic evangelical congregation. But perhaps it’s best not to mention the sect’s fiery founder who embraced the …

Religion

Archaeologists uncover Cambridgeshire's long lost wife-swapping colony

The project was inspired by socialist visions and abolished concepts like money - but it ran out of one key resource<br>ANNA SAVVA<p>Cambridge News<br>September …

Archaeology

Tonight, Paul Haggis calls out Scientology’s celebs: ‘Damn them for being purposely blind’ « The Underground Bunker

We’re of two minds about Scientology’s glittering celebrities. On the one hand, there’s no question that Scientology’s pursuit of celebrated actors …

Leah Remini

Jada Pinkett Smith denies Leah Remini's claims that she's a Scientologist

Baltimore actress Jada Pinkett Smith says she is not a Scientologist, denying claims made last week by actress Leah Remini.<p>Remini, a former …

Religion

Spokesperson of organisation which released fake baba list missing

The spokesperson of the Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad which released the list of 14 fake babas has gone missing. Mahant Mohan Das was traveling …

Lyndon LaRouche Is Running A Pro-China Party In Germany

Once a uniquely American political cult, now the LaRouche movement can't get enough of Beijing.<p>Foreign Policy<br>Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian<br>September 18, …

China

Ex-AUM doctor helps with Malaysia's probe into Kim Jong Nam assassination

Ex-AUM doctor helps with Malaysia's probe into Kim Jong Nam assassination<p>The Mainichi<br>September 14, 2017<p>A former doctor of the AUM Shinrikyo doomsday …

North Korea

Philadelphia cave connected to first doomsday cult?

WES CIPOLLA<br>Reading Eagle<br>September 19, 2017<p>In 1708, the Schuykill River exploded. Johannes Kelpius, the leader of a group of mystics settled along the …

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

PROBABLE CAUSE FOUND AGAINST TRANE

Scott Hardy<br>WTAD<br>September 18, 2017<p>Will be arraigned in South Lee County court Oct 2nd<p>Probable cause has been found against the former owner of a …

Law

Ram Rahim's Adopted Daughter, Honeypreet, Tops Haryana's Most-Wanted List

Honeypreet Insan, Ram Rahim's constant companion who calls herself his adopted daughter and "Papa's Angel", has been missing since Gurmeet Ram Rahim …

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Cultic Groups and Relationships: A One-Day Workshop for Former Members and Families

<b>When</b>: Saturday, October 21, 2017. 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.<p><b>Where</b>: Atkins Research Global, Inc. 4929 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 102, Los Angeles, CA 90010<p>This …

Education

Judge orders birth certificates issued to children born secretly on polygamous compound in South Dakota

Nate Carlisle<br>Salt Lake Tribune<br>September 14, 2017<p>Holladay • After hanging up from the conference call with the judge, Sarah Allred turned to her 9- …

South Dakota

Dialogue With The Devil—ISKCON and The Anti-Cultists

Anuttama Dasa<p>ISKCON News<p>September 15, 2017<p>Events<p>"Past mistakes and remaining prejudices lead some anti-sect folks to consider meeting Hare Krishnas …

Religion

SGPC Seeks Charges Against SAB TV for Mimicking Guru Gobind Singh Ji’s Attrite

By Sikh24 Editors<br>September 17, 2017<p>AMRITSAR SAHIB, Punjab—SGPC President Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar is seeking registration of case against the …

India