November 8, 2015

“Wife” Versus Victim–A World of Difference.

We’re firm believers that word choice shapes people’s perceptions of situations. (We have a rhetorician amongst us.)Take, for instance, the words “bride” or “wife,” where “victim” […]
November 8, 2015

Books About Polygamy Harms

BOOKS ABOUT the HARMS OF POLYGAMY Written and published by victims and researchers of polygamy 1. A Cruel Arithmetic: Inside the Case Against Polygamy by Craig […]
November 6, 2015

Elissa Wall Sues FLDS

(And btw Salt Lake Tribune, she was not a “child bride”–she was a child victim of statutory rape.) Utah Supreme Court weighing child bride’s lawsuit against […]
November 1, 2015

Who Gets the Millions of Dollars from the Kingston Clan’s Businesses?

Anyone who is aware of the terrible poverty in which many Kingston “wives” and children live knows that money from Kingston businesses is not helping those […]
October 21, 2015

Dangers of Couples Therapy When Dealing with Psychopaths

It’s been dismaying to see onscreen emotional abuse of women, by a prominent polygamist, touted as “entertainment” by TLC. It’s also disturbing to see so-called therapists […]
October 17, 2015

Orrin Hatch: Pro FLDS and Pro RFRA

Orrin Hatch, US Senator from Utah, is possibly the politician voted “most friendly” to the FLDS. (He boasted of playing the organ in their church in […]
September 11, 2015

Why Evil Men Stay In Power in AUB

The attached is a comment from an AUB member who has been telling other AUB members how wrong they are to criticize their leader, Lynn Thompson–in […]
May 17, 2015

Polygamy in Religious Texts

by Marion Alison | The attached article was written tongue-in-cheek, but just because some bronze-age guys lived polygamy it’s no justification for doing the same today. […]
April 17, 2015

Will Winston Blackmore Escape Prosecution Yet Again?

Canadian polygamist Winston Blackmore’s lawyer is atempting to use technicalities from past court actions to allow his client, who is leader of a polygamist cult in […]
April 13, 2015

Whistle-Blower Threatened by Polygamist Leader, Owen Allred

Despite saying that sexual abuse in polygamist groups was “a stinking mess,” it appears that Owen Allred (now deceased, former president of the AUB cult) may […]
February 19, 2015

Idaho Becoming a Haven for Cults. Sam Brower’s views on Idaho’s Bill 113.

(see our previous post for details) Sam says “It’s a horrible bill that we spent yesterday trying to make sure it never comes to fruition. If […]
February 18, 2015

Blow to Anti-Prostitution Bill in Canada

Canada has been moving ahead in recognizing equality for women and attempting to eradicate abusive practices. Following the lead of some European countries, in 2014, Canada  […]
February 15, 2015

Gay Marriage? So Why Not Polygamy?

Some people ask, if gay marriage is legal why shouldn’t polygamy be legal too? Whether you are for or against same-sex marriage, constitutional law expert, Dr.  […]
February 8, 2015

Child Sexual Abuse Within Extreme Religion–In-house Investigations and Cover-ups.

The Jehovah’s Witnesses ruling body tells “elders – the spiritual leaders of local congregations – to form confidential committees to handle potential criminal matters internally.” This […]
February 14, 2014

Love for the Women of Polygamy

Sound Choices Coalition wishes you all a Happy Valentine’s Day! On the subject of love–this is the driving force that keeps us sending out our message. […]