A Case for Controls? (1983)

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Part of a series of programmes about modern religious cults. Tries to assess the allegations made against them, especially of splitting up families, brainwashin g converts and financial chicanery. Includes interviews with representatives of the Moonies, Scientology and Hare Kr ishna, as well as dissatisfied ex-members, anxious parents, anxious parents, the Charity Commissioners and MPs. First transmitted in 1981 in the series Credo: Cults

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