Nov 29, 2016

CultNEWS101 Articles: 11/29/2016

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"The library was opened about five years after thousands of dollars’ worth of books was removed from a schoolhouse in the community, leaving people without books for a library. The removal of the books, some of which were found burned, led to a major rift in the community between members of the polygamous group and non-followers."

"Jane Blackmore said she felt like she'd been 'sucker-punched' after being told to marry Winston Blackmore when she was just over eighteen years old.

Blackmore, a former wife of the polygamous leader of Bountiful, testified in Cranbrook Supreme Court during the trial of James Oler, Brandon Blackmore and Emily Blackmore, who are facing alleged unlawful removal of child from Canada charges."

"Everyone is surprised to see how brand Patanjali is giving a tough competition to other FMCG companies in India. It may look like an overnight success, but it’s not.

Why Patanjali brand is so successful? Is it because of its swadeshi brand or organic products? Evenbrands like Dabur and Himalayas were around for so many years selling Ayurvedic and Indian products. But, what is so special about Patanjali brand?"

"Leah Remini has reportedly demanded the Church of Scientology pay her US$1.5 million after it lobbied a TV network to get her new show shut down.

A lawyer acting for the Scientologists tried to get the show, which threatens to reveal details about the church, pulled before it airs on cable channel The Arts & Entertainment Network."

'You have to leave your doubts at the door to follow the story of Aaron Paul’s Eddie, a member of the green smoothie-drinking Meyerist sect who is suffering a crisis of faith.

What is it? A mildly questionable but engrossing tale of religious cult members starring Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul."

"Fusion looks at the tensions between a pacifist religious sect and local North Dakota officials over an abandoned Cold War anti-missile complex that looks like something out of Illuminati conspiracies. The Hutterites won the auction for the giant pyramid on the prairie to the chagrin of local officials, who unsuccessfully tried to buy the decommissioned military facility."

"Following the development, ARY News anchor Iqrar-ul-Hassan, who leads the show which does such sting operations, invited religious scholars and learned Sufis to shed light on the issue of fake faith-healing."

"Calls to reform Quebec's Civil Code are mounting in response to the death of Éloïse Dupuis, a 26-year-old Jehovah's Witness woman, six days after she gave birth in October."

"Destiny Church will be under the Charities Services microscope after a complaint about its tax-free status."

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