THE ANTI-CULT BUSINESS
- New Cult-Watch Group. // Skeptic;1999, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p10
Reports on the creation of FACTNet or the Fight Against Coercive Tactics Network, which aims to warn the American public of the dangers of joining cults. Mind control as one of the tools used by cults to recruit members; FACTNet Newsletter contact information.
- The sky is falling. Caywood, Carolyn // School Library Journal;Jul97, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p41
Discusses why for teens, the actions of extreme cults call for critical thinking on the freedom of religion in United States. Using children as an excuse for people who cry for regulations in practicing one's religion; Importance of an awareness of America's history of religious experimentation;...
- Notes on Church-State Affairs: France. Hendon, David W.; Allman, Dwight D.; Greco, Donald E. // Journal of Church & State;Summer99, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p629
Reports on a conference by the European Federation of Centers for Research and Information on Sectarianism, a coalition of fifteen European anti-cult movements, held in the French Parliament building in April 1999. Speculation regarding the absence of Protestant and Catholic groups that seek to...
- Psychology of Religion: Personalities, Problems, Possibilities (Book). Genia, Vicky // Review of Religious Research;Mar95, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p332
Reviews the book "Psychology of Religion: Personalities, Problems, Possibilities," edited by H. Newton Malony.
- Freedom not to choose a god. Yener, Ayla // Freethought Today;Oct2013, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p15
In this article, the author, who is an atheist, reflects on her story of finding her own beliefs and opinions, growing up between her father's Muslim family and her mother's Jewish relatives, and mentions of difference between freedom of and freedom from religion.
- A heretic experiences yeshiva. Ort, Meshulem // Freethought Today;Oct2013, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p15
In this article, the author reflects on his story of having doubtful believes in his God and his religion, mentions of archaic philosophies of yeshiva during his boarding high school and mentions of his continuing fight to help children who never got a chance to choose the their own belief.
- CRACKS IN THE SECULAR. Smith, James K. A. // Comment Magazine;Fall2014, p2
The article discusses various reports published within this issue including one on the opportunities and challenges for faith during the secular age such as the reconfiguration of the public life of people in North America as well as the robust religious expression in the region.
- Sharing the crank mail. // Freethought Today;Nov2015, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p22
The article presents a sampling of crank mail received by the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) on topics that include religious freedom, the war on religion, and on taking God out of America.
- Current Perspectives in the Psychology of Religion (Book). Hood Jr., Ralph W. // Review of Religious Research;Fall79, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p122
Reviews the book "Current Perspectives in the Psychology of Religion," edited by H. Newton Malony.