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Mystery. Manipulation. Murder. Cults are associated with all of these. But what really goes on inside a cult? More specifically, what goes on inside the minds of people who join cults and leaders who start them? Every Tuesday, Greg and Vanessa (co-hosts of the podcast Serial Killers) explore the history and psychology behind the most notorious cults. Cults is part of the Parcast Network and is a Cutler Media production.
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4.5 stars from 14,047 ratings
I haven’t stopped listening for 2 days straight! Awesomeness! The Fall River cult is from my home city. I’m going to listen to every single episode!
discipleninja83 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/24/20
3 stars for effort
So far I’ve only listened to The Process Church episodes 1 & 2 because I have a personal interest in this cult having been born and raised in it. Which either makes me the best or worst judge of the coverage. The hosts read directly from Timothy Wyllie’s book, Love Sex Fear Death but did not...Read full review »
mccormicky via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/21/20
I really enjoy this series and it is the podcast I go to when I sit down to do art. I know that these are very real and present cults because in one of the episodes the talked about how one cult was created as a “branch” of an Indian religious group called ISKON. I personally have been to an...Read full review »
jsksjdi via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/20/20
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