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Q&A: A Jonestown Survivor Remembers

No one knows more about the Jonestown massacre than journalist Tim Reiterman. He began investigating Reverend Jim Jones, the twisted leader of the Peoples Temple...

Theater: Guyana Trip

JONESTOWN EXPRESS by James Reston Jr. A Jim bare red Jones at light center bulb stage, reveals the slumped Rev. in that familiar straight-backed armchair, legs...

Time Essay: The Lure of Doomsday

The Jonestown story, like some Joseph Conrad drama of fanaticism and moral emptiness, has gone directly into popular myth. It will be remembered as an...

Nation: The Press Abroad: Aghast

IS SATAN DEAD? This stark headline on the cover of London's prestigious Economist was typical of the foreign press reaction to the Jonestown massacre. As so...

Nation: The Horror Lives On

A search for answers to the questions of Jonestown The grisly remains of Jonestown's dead had been brought to the U.S. and stacked tidily in coffin-like...

Nightmare in Jonestown

"The large central building was ringed by bright colors. It looked like a parking lot filled with cars. When the plane dipped lower, the cars turned out to...

5 Things You Should Know About.

MUSIC Hilary Hahn Schoenberg, Sibelius Violin Concertos; out now At the ripe age of 28, Hahn has been a world-class violinist for more than a decade. How much...

Following His Leader

Will Hong Kong follow Beijing's lead and ban Falun Gong? The territory's leaders are sending out mixed signals. Last week, Sir Donald Tsang, head of Hong Kong's...

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