Ready to have your mind blown? These cult stories will make you question everything you thought you knew about organized religion. These cult tales are more entertaining than the latest TikTok trend. So sit back, relax, and prepare to be entertained by the weirdest and wildest tales of cult life in America.
The troubled teen industry has long been a source of controversy in the United States, with many arguing that it preys on vulnerable young people and perpetuates a cycle of trauma and abuse. Despite mounting criticism, the industry continues to thrive, with a multitude of programs and facilities claiming to offer help and support to troubled youth.
Imagine sending your kid to a retreat for help, and they come back brainwashed and thinking you’re the spawn of Satan. That’s the opposite of helpful. It’s amazing (and terrifying) how much power these cults can have over vulnerable people. Hopefully, this person overcame their trauma and worked on their mental health.