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Additional items on Cults and Totalist Systems

Please everyone watch this French news program video on Landmark Education. If you want to watch it full-screen, I think you can download it with RealPlayer:

http://www.caic.org.au/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1243&Itemid=12

Seventeen Suggestions for Becoming Less Vulnerable to Influence:
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This is a short Youtube video - I think it's great! I'd like everyone to watch it. How to be a Cult Leader:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mnNSe5XYp6E

Here's the piece I mentioned that I wrote: Mothers in Cults:
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And for those who are into some seriously heavy reading, Hannah Arendt's Origins of Totalitarianism (1948) - the third part - is a very dense analysis of Hitler and Stalin's regimes that highlights many of the same structural, ideological and social-psychological issues but also draws on historical, philosophical and political science perspectives.

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