July 12, 2024

Tag: Cults

The Dangerous “Shiny Happy People”

by Tammie Willis, M.A., Org. Com. § Survivor of Fundamentalism Director of Communications, Lalich Center on Cults and Coercion When I watched Shiny Happy People on Amazon Prime this week, I didn’t anticipate how much it would affect me. I found...

Keep Sweet, Pray and Obey | FLDS

Last night I finished watching the 4-part documentary series, Keep Sweet, Pray and Obey about the Fundamentalist Latter-Day Saints (FLDS) cult, led by pedophile Warren Jeffs. This was an excellently crafted documentary, but so difficult to...


Dr. Janja Lalich

Janja Lalich, Ph.D. is a researcher, author, and educator specializing in cults and extremist groups, with a particular focus on charismatic relationships, political and other social movements, ideology and social control, and issues of gender and sexuality.