M’lord … this is quite scary!! Even though I don’t want to, “IT” is always in the forefront … my mind and in front of my eyes!!
This is why: ‘Trump controls the lives of millions directly, and hundreds of millions indirectly. The impulsive, daft decisions made by Trump – and heralded by his cultists – bear the authority to affect the life of every American, and even beyond that, of every person on the planet.’
When Steven Hassan speaks of cults and how to “deprogram” cultists, I suppose we should listen. The man is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading authorities on cults. He speaks and writes authoritatively not only because he’s spent years studying cults from an academic standpoint, but also because, decades ago, he had to be deprogrammed from his slavish involvement in the Moonie cult.
Mr. Hassan knows, perhaps better than anyone else, what defines a cult, what defines a cult member, what life inside a cult is like, and how to help a cult member see the truth and escape a cult.
So, yes, we—I—should pay attention when Mr. Hassan says, “To extricate someone from a cult such as Trump’s, you should also ask the person to think about people who have lied to them or…
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