Chase the Case
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Chase the Case

Hitler-Obsessed Cult Leader Drives Followers to Commit Suicide by Drinking Cyanide-Laced Punch

A devout socialist and communist, Jim Jones led over 900 people to commit suicide in the name of the Peoples Temple.

Troubling Foundations

The Peoples Temple Agricultural Project, or ‘Jonestown,’ was a settlement founded by cult leader Jim Jones. This settlement, a sector of the Peoples Temple in San Francisco, started a settlement in Guyana, because of the…

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