People Tell Us How QAnon Destroyed Their Relationships
We spoke to people who told us how the QAnon conspiracy theory ruined their marriage, turned their parents into completely different people, and otherwise made their lives miserable.
What It’s Like to Be Surveilled and Sued by NXIVM
Cult deprogrammer Rick Alan Ross testified at the sex trafficking trial against the self-help company’s founder Keith Raniere Wednesday.
Keith Raniere’s ‘Sex Cult’ Was Powered by Gaslighting, Experts and Witnesses Testify
The NXIVM founder’s disturbing private messages shown in court are full of lies, distortions and threats, according to prosecutors.
'I Was Gone from the World and Nobody Noticed': One Woman's Story of Being Trapped by NXIVM
"I remember scratching down my arms and wanting to scream."
How Three Teen Sisters Were Allegedly Groomed into NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere's 'Sex Cult'
The self-help guru presented himself as a genius tutor and mentor who could help them deal with their parents' separation.
The NXIVM 'Sex Cult' Story Keeps Getting More Disturbing
Lauren Salzman testified that Keith Raniere envisioned thousands of "slaves" and even one of them running for office.
An Ex-Prosecutor Breaks Down the 'Sex Cult' Trafficking Case Against NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere
The broad strokes of the celebrity trial are not all that different from cases against street-level pimps.
Everything You Need to Know About the NXIVM Sex Trafficking Trial
A lot has happened since alleged cult leader Keith Raniere was first charged with sex trafficking in March 2018.
'Smallville’ Actress Allison Mack Pleads Guilty to Racketeering
“I have come to the conclusion that I must take full responsibility for my conduct and that’s why I am pleading guilty today.”
‘Slave’ to NXIVM ‘Sex Cult’ Leader Pleads Guilty to Racketeering
Lauren Salzman, recruiter for a secret group that allegedly branded women, entered a sealed plea Monday.
Views My Own
Making Friends Is Tough After You Leave a Cult
How Seven of Nine from ‘Star Trek Voyager’ spoke to my social dilemma.
NXIVM President Nancy Salzman Pleads Guilty to Racketeering Conspiracy
The conviction and new court filings suggest more ex-insiders are cooperating with the feds.