Origin of Everything

Why Are We Obsessed with Cults?

Season 2 Episode 17 | 10m 52s  | Video has closed captioning.

What is it about cults that captures the public imagination? Why are we so interested in the stories of Jonestown, Charles Manson, and Patty Hearst? Today Danielle explores how these groups entered the public consciousness and why we find it so hard to look away.

Aired: 04/09/19

Rating: NR


Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning