Welcome to The Cult Education Institute
An Internet archive of information about cults, destructive cults, controversial groups and movements. The Cult Education Institute (CEI), formerly known as the Ross Institute of New Jersey, is a nonprofit public resource with a vast archive that contains thousands of individual documents. CEI on-line files include news stories, research papers, reports, court documents, book excerpts, personal testimonies and hundreds of links to additional relevant resources. This Internet archive is well-organized for easy access and reference. More
News and Opinion
Documentary about "Source Family" cult doesn't tell the whole storyMaria Demopoulos and Jodi Wille directed a documentary about a cult called the Source Family, led by Jim Baker, who called himself "Father Yod." Baker's followers worked at one of "America's first vegetarian restaurants" in Los Angeles, which produced cash flow for the group that lived communally in Hollywood... More
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- How do you spot signs of radicalisation?
- Secretly recorded videos pull curtain back on Mormon church
- Former Church of Scientology 'punishment camp' in Sydney undergoes multimillion-dollar renovations - including a new 'silent birthing unit'
- Illegal house rental nets Clearwater lawyer $46,000 fine; she blames attention from Scientology
- Michael Peña credits Scientology with turning him into a better actor
- Top Evangelical College Group to Dismiss Employees Who Support Gay Marriage
- Police still searching for cult leader's money
- Trial Ordered for Firm Accused of Requiring Cult-Like Acts
- Former B.C. cult property for sale