Episode 70 Doomsday Cults and Cultification part 1

Greetings all! This week we have returning guest Ben Radford with us to talk about Doomsday Cults. We start the show by taking a deep look at how cults work, How they recruit members, How they program followers and the effect they have on the their lives. We then take a look at The Millerites, The Raëlian Movement, and Jim Jones of Georgetown. Cultification.. Yes its a word, Ben said so.

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Show notes:

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END OF THE WORLD MYTHS: THE MILLERITE

William Miller

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HAROLD CAMPING

A Year After the Non-Apocalypse: Where Are They Now?

A reporter tracks down the remnants of Harold Camping’s apocalyptic movement and finds out you don’t have to be crazy to believe something nuts.

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JIM JONES

Jonestown: 30 years later

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Meet the Raelians: Inside the World’s Strangest — and Nicest — UFO Sex Clone Religion

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  One Response to “Episode 70 Doomsday Cults and Cultification Part 1”

  1. […] at his ability to skirt facts and conveniently leave out details in his Live Science articles, his recent podcast discussions on the topic of doomsday cults and cultification at Project Archivist are great, and what […]

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