Category Archives: FECRIS

Snapshot of Austria’s Anti-Cult Scene: Over-ageing of Main Actors and Decline of Public Interest

GSK: Is the FECRIS-branch of Austria Becoming a Shadow of Itself? By HRWF Vienna/Austria, 10.11.2016 (HRWF) – The landmark survey “Freedom of Religion or Belief – Anti-Sect Movements and State Neutrality. A Case Study: FECRIS” published in 2012 already contained a … Continue reading

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FOREF Europe promoting FoRB rights at the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2016

Defending Freedom of Religion and Belief as a Matter of Principle Vienna & Warsaw, 11.10.2016 (FOREF) – Ever since 2003, FOREF Europe has regularly represented civil society at the OSCE ODIHR Human Dimension Implementation Meeting (HDIM) in Warsaw. In this … Continue reading

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New documentary exposes financial exploitation of parents by anti-cult activists in Ukraine and Russia

“Protect your Dignity”… and Don’t Let FECRIS Mess with Your Family Odessa/Brussels, 03.10.2016 (HRWF) – On 2 October, an investigation film entitled “Protect YourDignity“, which denounces the abuse of weakness and financial exploitation of parents by anti-sect activists in Ukraine … Continue reading

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“Sekte” kein existierender Rechtsbegriff, Kooperation mit Russisch-Orthodoxer Kirche trotz Laicité

FRANKREICH: FECRIS wird von der französischen Regierung finanziert, keine “NGO” Stellungnahme von CAP am OSCE ODIHR Human Dimension Implementation Meeting in Warschau Übersetzung von FOREF Europa Paris/Warschau, 27.09.2016 (CAP) – Die Coordination des Associations et des Particuliers Pour la Liberté de Conscience … Continue reading

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Mrs. Maria Kapar attacks Jewish group in order to cover up illegal business in Odessa, collaborates with Russian FECRIS affiliate organization

UKRAINE: FECRIS Vice-President Alexander Dvorkin accuses group of Jewish Psychatrist Szondi of Cultic activity Interview by Willy Fautré, Human Rights Without Frontiers Int’l Odessa/Ukraine, 05.09.2016 (HRWF) – Earlier this year, the director of HRWF Int’l met with, and interviewed, some … Continue reading

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Sociologists criticizes methods of anti-cult movements, including FECRIS

Sociologist: Labels “Sect” or “Cult” applied for exerting Social Control Reno/Nevada, 05.07.2016 (FFR) – James Richardson is a foundation Professor of Sociology and Judicial Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. He has specialized in the Sociology of Religions and New Religious Movements. In this interview with … Continue reading

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French Deprogrammer sued for Fraud

___________________________ The lucrative Business of “Exit Counseling”: Attorney sentenced in Bordeaux By Martine Rhein ___________________________ BORDEAUX, 27.08.2015 (Martin Rhine) – Master Daniel Picotin, attorney in Bordeaux (France), used to introduce himself as the French expert on “exit counseling”, a method derived from the … Continue reading

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