Genuine love is a deep and profound experience. It is the glue that bonds people to each other and nourishes them on a level that has no competition with anything else in life. Most people get to experience genuine love within their family of origin, which is maintained throughout their life. Most people also enjoy… Continue reading Genuine Love
I have been processing deeply recently, in a personal way and in an intellectual way. I am perceiving clearly the damage that happens to the mind when becoming fully immersed within a cult existence. Cult leaders want total control of a person’s mind. They want to create uniform followers that spout off their ideology and… Continue reading A Trapped Mind
All leaders of abusive groups use manipulative tactics. They seek to use their words, their behaviour, and their actions to gain power and control over their devotees. Many people become passionately devoted to their guru. They give their money, their time and their skills for no other exchange than to be part of that which… Continue reading The Master Manipulator
Cults specialise in alienation. They alienate the member from their parents. They alienate the member from their children. They alienate the member from their family. They alienate the member from their friends. They alienate the member from their peers. They alienate the member from other groups outside the cult. They alienate the member from other… Continue reading At The Heart of Every Cult is Alienation
It can be challenging to understand how an adult becomes part of a cult. When one is exposed to the infamous cults like ‘Jonestown’ and ‘Heaven’s Gate’ it can seem incredulous to an outsider that anyone would want to belong to such a group. So what attracts a member to a cult and why do… Continue reading What’s the Attraction?