Centre contre les manipulations mentales
The Centre contre les manipulations mentales (Centre against mind control), widely named CCMM or Center Ikor Roger, is a French anti-cult association.The association was founded in 1981 by the writer ...
Anti-cult movement
The anti-cult movement (abbreviated ACM and sometimes called the countercult movement) opposes new religious movements (NRMs) that they characterize as cults. Sociologists David G. Bromley and Anson S...
Jackie Speier
Karen Lorraine Jacqueline "Jackie" Speier (/ˈspɪər/; born May 14, 1950) is the U.S. Representative for California's 14th congressional district, serving in Congress since 2008. She is a member of the ...
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Jesse S. Miller
Jesse Stephen Miller (1940 - March 29, 2006) was a psychologist and psychodynamic psychotherapist.
Steven Hassan
Steven Alan Hassan (born 1954) is a licensed mental health counselor who has written extensively on the subject of cults. He is the author of three books on the subject of destructive cults, and what ...
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Catherine Picard
Catherine Picard (born August 14, 1952) is a French politician from the French Socialist Party. She was a member of the French National Assembly from 1997 to 2002.
Picard was elected on June 1, 19...
Leo J. Ryan Federal Building
The Leo J. Ryan Memorial Federal Building, also known as the Leo J. Ryan Memorial Federal Archives and Records Center, is a United States government office facility which opened in 1973, and is locate...
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Paul Morantz
Paul Morantz is an American attorney at law and investigative journalist specializing in the prosecution of individuals and groups which abuse others. His first case was against abusive nursing homes...
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Cult Information Centre
The Cult Information Centre (CIC) is a British organisation that provides information and advice to members of what the organisation terms as cults, as well as affected family members, members of the ...
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Ford Greene
Aylsworth Crawford Greene III (born December 21, 1952) is an American attorney from San Anselmo, California, noted for having successfully conducted litigation against the Church of Scientology. Green...
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Maurice Davis
Maurice Davis (December 15, 1921 – December 14, 1993) was a rabbi, and human rights activist. He served on the President's Commission on Equal Opportunity, in the Lyndon B. Johnson Administrati...
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David C. Lane
David Christopher Lane (born April 29, 1956 in Burbank, California) is a professor of philosophy and sociology at Mt. San Antonio College, in Walnut, California. He is notable for his book The Making...
Ted Patrick
Theodore Roosevelt ("Ted") Patrick, Jr. (born 1930) is widely considered to be the "father of deprogramming."Some criminal proceedings against Patrick have resulted in felony convictions for kidnappin...
Cyril Vosper
Cyril Ronald Vosper (7 June 1935 – 4 May 2004) was an anti-cult leader, Scientologist and later a critic of Scientology, a deprogrammer, and a spokesperson on men's health.He wrote The Mind Bend...
Tom Sackville
Thomas Geoffrey Sackville (born 26 October 1950) is a British Conservative politician.
He is the second son of William Sackville, 10th Earl De La Warr (d. February 1988) and brother to William He...
Keith Henson
Howard Keith Henson (born 1942) is an American electrical engineer and writer on space engineering, space law (Moon treaty), memetics, cryonics, evolutionary psychology and physical limitations of Tra...
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USA/From Where We Stand
USA/From Where We Stand: Readings in Contemporary American Problems is a non-fiction book published by Fearon Publishers in 1970.The book's editor was then-Assemblyman for California's 27th District, ...
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Alexander Dvorkin
Alexander Leonidovich Dvorkin (Russian: Александр Леонидович Дворкин; born 20 August 1955, Moscow) is a Russian anti-cult activist, former clergyman of the Russian Orthodox Church, president of th...
Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park
Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park is a recreational city park, located in Foster City, California and run by the city government and local citizens. Originally called simply "Central Park", the park was named...
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Flo Conway
Snapping: America's Epidemic of Sudden Personality Change is a 1978 book which describes the authors' theory of religious conversion. They propose that "snapping" is a mental process through which ...
Gérard Dagon
Gérard Dagon (4 April 1936, Strasbourg - 22 May 2011, Gandrange) was a French evangelical Protestant pastor, teacher, author, publisher and long-time Christian counter cultist. He was Master of Divini...