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Freedom of Mind: Index of Blogs

By |2018-07-19T14:51:12+00:00July 19th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

June 19, 2018 I try to blog every week with updates about my work, research, current events, high control groups, coercive control, media and other topics.  I have written pieces on U.S. politics, world news, child abuse, human trafficking, terrorism, undue influence, multi-level marketing, and healing and recovery.  Whether you are new to Freedom of Mind [...]

A Response to Academics Who Say There Is No Undue Influence in Destructive Cults

By |2018-10-01T19:15:57+00:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

June 28, 2018 This Influence Continuum graphic describes my model for evaluating influence–from the healthy to the unhealthy. My BITE model offers a list of concerning practices that represent unhealthy mind control: Behavior, Information, Thought and Emotional control designed to create dependent and obedient slaves to a person or ideology. One example of many is the lack [...]

Multi-Level Marketing Groups Defraud Consumers!

By |2017-03-21T09:53:47+00:00March 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There’s a new documentary coming out today Betting on Zero: The Ultimate Shakedown which exposes Herbalife, one of the largest MLM’s.  Check out http://bettingonzeromovie.com/ to watch the trailer and find a screening location.  I hope documentaries like this continue to raise public awareness of commercial cults.  Once you understand their tactics, you can protect yourself and help your loved [...]

Beware the “Main Street Bubble” of Multi-Level Marketing Groups Without U.S. Government Protection

By |2017-02-06T12:36:33+00:00April 9th, 2016|Categories: Resources and Support, Blog, Current Events|Tags: |

Consumers, beware! Guard your minds and your wallets carefully. Quixtar, a former subsidiary of Amway, one of the largest multi-level marketing (MLM) companies in the world, has agreed to a $150 million class action settlement. The settlement points out the serious risks that face consumers who fall for the well-worn pitch that MLM "business opportunities" offer [...]