(中華人民共和國公安部). The ministry of police in China, overseeing all police activities. Not to be confused with the Ministry of State Security. In theory, Public Security means police and State Security means intelligence, although the two agencies’ mandates may overlap in certain field, including combating xie jiao.« Back to Glossary Index
Are Apostates Reliable? 4. Not All Ex-Members Are Apostates
Unfortunately, media often confuse two very different categories, ex-members of religious organizations and apostates. Most ex-members are not apostates.
The Order of the Solar Temple. 7. Suicides and Murders Continue
The Swiss tragedy of 1994 was repeated in 1995 in France and in 1997 in Quebec.
The Tai Ji Men Case: How the Rule of Law Was Breached Twice
There are two ways to violate the rule of law. In the case of Tai Ji Men, both were at work.
The Order of the Solar Temple. 9. Learning from the Tragedy
What does the homicides and suicides tell us about which among thousands of pacific new religious and esoteric movements may turn violent?