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Stop Saying 'Drink the Kool-Aid'
A heaven made in hell
Peoples Temple's inside man
Jim Jones' sinister grip on San Francisco
Followers 'human beings with dreams'
Jonestown: Guyana ponders massacre site's future
Researchers Lose Bid for Jonestown Massacre Info
Nearly 200 gather to dedicate Jonestown memorial
California judge OKs continued use of new Jonestown memorial that includes name of Jim Jones
Lawsuit targets Jonestown cult leader's name on Oakland massacre memorial
Jonestown memorial finally installed in Oakland's Evergreen Cemetery
Jonestown memorial debate stirs anger
Peoples Temple observance: Jonestown memorial rift
Local who survived Jonestown dies
Jim Jones's Tenured Apologist
Can Ghosts Bring Life to Jonestown Cult Compound?
The Legacy of Jonestown
Remembering Jonestown
Jonestown still haunts Hoosier couple who lost 20 family members in massacre
Ceremonies Mark Anniversary Of Jonestown Massacre
Indiana University reflects 30 years after Jonestown massacre
A memorial to Jonestown at last
10 days that shook S.F.
30 years after, the legacy of Jonestown
Jonestown: 30 years later
30 years later Jonestown still affecting Californians
AP Journalist Who Survived Jonestown Mass Killings Reflects On 30th Anniversary
Inside the Jonestown massacre
'Slavery of Faith': Survivor recounts escape from Jonestown
Jim Jones' followers enthralled by his skills as a speaker
Jones plotted cyanide deaths years before Jonestown
Letters from Jonestown
New Career on the Hill For Survivor of Killings
Basketball saved family
Who Died at Jonestown?
Jonestown survivor set to replace US Democratic Rep Lantos
An overdue memorial in Oakland
Jim Jones' grandson tries to rebuild family name
Wall to remember 276 children who died in Jonestown, week of November 15-21
Rob Jones, grandson of People's Temple founder Jim Jones, writing fresh chapter to family history as prized USD recruit
The son who survived Jonestown
BBC interview with Jim Jones Jr, son of cult leader Jim Jones (mp3)
Cult classic
Portrait of infamous cult's rise and fall
Lessons of Jonestown
Jonestown: Low point in American journalism
Two new documentaries revisit Jonestown
Doomsday dream believer
28 years later
No charges filed against son in 1980 murders
Ex-Berkeley man held in family slayings
'Temple' doesn't reveal tragedy's hows and whys
Letter from Tim Stoen
After 30 years, Jim Jones aide seeks forgiveness
Guyana's Foreign Trade Minister Calls On
Opposition To Tell All On Jonestown

Keeping her brother's memory alive
New revelations on Jonestown tragedy
He lived to tell
Brief sojourn to hell still vivid 25 years later
Hell's 25-Year Echo: The Jonestown Mass Suicide
Jones disciple recovers from, recalls painful past
Erin Ryan wants father to be appreciated
Jonestown Massacre Memory Fades in Guyana
Jonestown Tragedy Mourned, 25 Years Later
Jonestown survivor: 'Wrong from every point of view
Jonestown survivors recall fateful day
'Timeline: Road to tragedy in Jonestown
Jonestown massacre - 25 years later
The day they 'stepped across'
Remembering Jonestown Massacre
Former local newspaperman recalls interviews, events
Journalist shot at airstrip says Jones wielded great power
Former People's Temple building is open to possibilities
The Devil and John Walker
What was the lure?
Villagers Recall Jonestown Massacre
Veteran recalls recovery after Jonestown suicides
Jonestown Survivors Remember
Jonestown only the beginning of episodic cult nightmare
Jonestown massacre + 20: Questions linger
Madman in Our Midst: Jim Jones and the California Cover Up
'A cult is like abusive relationships... You are trapped, like a caged animal'
Jonestown's Horror Fades but Mystery Remains
I REMEMBER..November 18, 1978: Of cults and death
Cult's headquarters becomes a church
House of Representitives Report on Jonestown--Findings
The Assassination of Representative Leo J. Ryan and the Jonestown, Guyana Tragedy
Affidavit of Deborah Layton Blakey
Jonestown Suicides Shocked World
The Rise and Fall of Jim Jones
The End To Innocent Acceptance Of Sects
Most Peoples Temple Documents Still Sealed
The power of persuasion
Still, Jonestownism Runs On
Jonestown Audiotape

Dead followers of
Jim Jones lay before his "throne"

Jerry Brown and Jim Jones