Cults and Recruitment: Understanding the Mechanics
Cults are organizations that have beliefs and practices that are considered to be somewhat unorthodox or viewed as aberrant by society. They are seen as having some form of authoritarian control over their members and use manipulation and coercion to maintain their power. Understanding the mechanics of cults and how they recruit can help protect against undue influence and manipulation. In this article, we will explore the overview of cults, discuss the mechanics of cult recruitment, examine the techniques used during recruitment, and provide strategies for identifying cults and protecting against undue influence.