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1979 Jonestown tragedy recalled by former resident

March 28, 2013

LEWISBURG — On the morning of Nov....

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Mar-28-13 8:44 AM

So the Peoples Temple wasn't a cult and the majority of Jim Jones followers were murdered? I've heard the audio tapes of that terrible day. There was a mostly orderly procession of people drinking the poison.

The Peoples Temple was most certainly a cult that fled to the jungle after Jones faced scrutiny for his actions in America.

These people were brain washed by a charismatic leader who used sleep deprivation and many other tactics. For someone who apparently lost their sister, wife and young son on that day Mr. Carter comes off as an apologist.

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