Social Context and Violations of Human Rights (ICSA 2013)

Manipulation, Abuse, and Maltreatment in Groups

Trieste, Italy

July 4–6, 2013

The International Cultic Studies Association (ICSA) is conducting its 2013 Annual International Conference jointly with SOS Abusi Psicologici, Exit S.C.S. Onlus, and Info-Secte/Info-Cult.

Trieste, 5 July 2013 - 16.30-18.30

SESSION: Human rights, the law, and new religious movements: finding a balance - part five: how the social context (e.g., press reports and popular prejudices) can violate individuals’ human rights 

Raffaella Di Marzio - How the social context can lead to violations of human rights


Human Rights Without Frontiers

Intolerance and Discrimination Based on Religion or Belief


ITALY - 13 June 2013

The confessions of "the monster in the mirror"
Testimony of an ex-member of an  
anti-cult organization