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Nine Perfect Strangers

Couch detectives, here are 9 TV shows to stream now for a glimpse into the weird world of cults

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Florie Mwanza
  • Bexy Cameron

    “Smart women join cults too – and I should know, I grew up in one”

  • Life

    The NXIVM sex cult is becoming a film

  • Books

    This new memoir is a must-read for fans of Tara Westover’s Educated

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This is what it’s really like to live in a cult

There are estimated to be at least 1,000 cults operating in the UK. Here, a former cult member shares her story

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Alexandra Stein

Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten wants to be paroled this year

She was 19 when she was convicted for her role in Manson’s 1969 killing spree. Now, 50 years later, she wants to be released

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Hannah-Rose Yee

Why Allison Mack is facing new charges for role in alleged cult NXIVM

Another four women have been arrested.

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Moya Crockett