What is a Cult?

An Internet archive of information about cults, destructive cults, controversial groups and movements. The Rick A. Ross Institute of New Jersey (RI) is a nonprofit public resource with a vast archive that contains thousands of individual documents. RI on-line files include news stories, research papers, reports, court documents, book excerpts, personal testimonies and hundreds of links to additional relevant resources. This Internet archive is well-organized for easy access and reference.

Due to the size of the RI archive a search engine is available for your convenience. See Getting Started for instructions on how to effectively use and navigate through this website. Useful points of entry are also located to the left on this page.