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Are NXIVM Cult Members Victims or Perpetrators?

Sometimes, perpetrators of abuse are also brainwashed

Keith Raniere, the leader of the NXIVM cult, was sentenced to 120 years in prison this past year for two counts of sex trafficking, racketeering, forced labor conspiracy, attempted sex trafficking, wire fraud conspiracy, and racketeering conspiracy. His organization branded women with his…



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