An Article from the Vermont Bar Journal,
Winter 2005-2006, Volume 31, No. 4
Retrospective on 1984: The Island Pond Raid
What we know Now that we didn’t know then
This is an expose of how the anti-cult movement functions in the shadows, undermining individual rights and corrupting government.
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The same author wrote the post, “The State of Germany is on Trial.”
Her article, “The Messianic Communities in the European Union: An Issue of Parental Authority.” forms the substantive basis for the post, “Can Two Walk Together Unless They Agree?”
For more on how this relates to the injustice the Communities have faced in Germany, read the post, “June 22, 1984 and September 5, 2013.” And about that June 22 raid, read a mother’s personal account, “A Letter to my Children.” It also contains some of our heartfelt appreciation for the Judge in that case, Judge Mahady — an appreciation shared by all the citizens of Vermont: