Traditionally, a cult is a localised phenomenon, operating from a physical meeting place or private compound (such as David Koresh and the Branch Davidians of Waco, Texas). But the internet changes all that. Real life has been replaced with the “virtual reality” environment of the net, and local influence replaced with global. With this in mind, what are we to make of David Icke or the Zeitgeist Movement?
Thanks to Nick Dutch for the following video response: