People's Temple

People's Temple:

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1931–78, American religious leader, b. Lynn, Indiana. An influential Indianapolis preacher from the 1950s and onetime head of the city's Human Rights Commission, Jones formed the racially integrated People's Temple (1955), which he eventually moved to Ukiah,
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The settlement was established by Jim Jones, a communist who founded his own church the People's Temple in 1950.
He promised paradise to the followers of the People's Temple, before leading 909 of them to mass murder-suicide in Jonestown, Guyana, in 1978.
This docu-drama recreates the dreadful events Under the spotlight is cult leader Jim Jones who promised paradise to the followers of the People's Temple, before leading 909 of them to mass murder-suicide in Jonestown, Guyana, in 1978.
Burroughs, Shulamith Firestone, and Neal Stephenson; and the human automaton since the 1970s in depictions of radicals, cult members, and fundamentalists like Parry Hearst's Symbionese Liberation Army, the Unification Church, the mass suicides of Jim Jones's People's Temple and Heaven's Gate, and discourses of Islamophobia since 9/11 in Battlestar Galactica, Homeland, and Don DeLillo's Falling Man.
It seems as though everyone in the People's Temple of the book, including elderly people, curses freely and even during church service.
In 2002 she and a team of researchers embarked on a multiyear, cross-country investigation that led to interviews with dozens of former members of the People's Temple. The resulting "docudrama," The People's Temple, first ran at Berkeley Repertory Theatre in 2005.
Notorious B.I.G., Actors Haing Ngor, Ramon Novarro and Sal Mineo, Singers Marvin Gaye and Sam Cooke, Polly Klaas, Lacy Peterson and members from the People's Temple Massacre in Jonestown, Guyana and Heaven's Gate cult suicide in Rancho Santa Fe.
More than 900 people died at the Guyana commune, and D'Aguiar describes life at the People's Temple in the jungle under the rule of their leader, the preacher.
The album's title comes from the name of a punk-rock club that happened to be right next door to cult leader Jim Jones' People's Temple. San Francisco is a cosmopolitan, multicultural Pacific Rim city.
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Jim Jones and his People's Temple, Charles Manson, the Mafia--even Catholicism.
What really went down at Jim Jones' People's Temple? Has a neglected scientist already perfected cheap nuclear fusion reactions?"

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