Your 2017 Guide to Cults and Fringe Religions
  • How Jim Jones Went from Civil Rights Leader to Cult Murderer

    Before he was the notorious head of a murder-suicide cult, the Indiana preacher was a socialist who fought Jim Crow.

  • Are Women More Susceptible to Cults?

    Emma Cline's hot debut novel 'The Girls' explores the phenomenon of young women opting out of society and into cult-like groups such as the Manson Family

  • This Is How Cults Work

    Ian Haworth, an ex-cult member, has been running the Cult Information Center since 1987. I caught up with him recently to get an insight into how a modern day cult operates.

  • One Man's Interviews With A Doomsday Cult

    Members of the doomsday cult Aum Shinrikyo have been impossible to interview since their 1995 Tokyo subway attack. Unless you’re a US security adviser.