Posts Tagged ‘Jonestown Survivor podcast’

JONESTOWN SURVIVOR Writes Foreword for Eusi Kwayana’s New Book

Eusi Kwayana's review of his latest book A NEW LOOK AT JONESTOWN:   On November 18, 1978, over 900 members of the Peoples Temple, located not far from the Port Kaituma airstrip, died after drinking cyanide-laced Flavor-Aid. Their suicidal act was attributed to a directive from Reverend JimJones, the religious leader of the commune. Jones himself died from gunshot wounds. Despite the publications of seven books by Jonestown survivors about the incident, many questions remain, including the circumstances surrounding the establishment of the commune and the death of American Congressman, Leo Ryan, who went to Guyana to investigate reports of atrocities ...

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR Describes Life in a Cult

JONESTOWN SURVIVOR was interviewed by Tami Urbanek - here is the link: http://www.spreaker.com/user/journeyfortruth/journey-for-truth-jonestown-cult-mass-su_1 Laura Johnston Kohl grew up in the 1960's, witnessed-from afar- the deaths of Martin Luther King and JFK, and spent time with the Black Panthers. She yearned to make a difference in a violent world and Jim Jones, leader of the Peoples Temple cult, was calling her. What was it like in the Peoples Temple and how did she survive the over 900 people mass suicide of 1978? Why did she join another cult after Jonestown? Listen to her story, why she was there, and the warning signs of ...

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR – Responds to Inquiries

JONESTOWN SURVIVOR responds to an email inquiry: Over the past few days, a person researching a book has contacted me. She mentioned that the other survivors she tried to contact have not responded. Here is what I told her: What made you decide to write about Peoples Temple? Are you including any information about Jonestown? Life for children and parents was completely different in Jonestown for both children and parents - for everyone. Do you know Dr. James Taylor at USF? Just out of curiosity, what are the ethnicities of your primary characters? In terms of contacting survivors, what none of us wants ...

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR – Posts Many New Photos on WWW.FLICKR.COM

Hello everyone, I am posting hundreds of new Jonestown photos in the Peoples Temple Photo Gallery on www.flickr.com. The FBI has just released these photos, so I am posting them on flickr. Here is the link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/peoplestemple/ It is not very user-friendly. When I go on - 1. I go to www.flickr.com, and go to search. 2. I just search for my full name since I posted most of the photos - so Laura Johnston Kohl 3. Then, I click on the reference to Peoples Temple Photo Gallery. 4. I look at the albums - I am ...

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR Interviewed by Greg Jones of I WANT TO KNOW

JONESTOWN SURVIVOR NEWS - I was interviewed by Greg Jones of I WANT TO KNOW, and he has created a Podcast and other links to the interview. Here is his note: I hope all is well, I wanted to let you know that your episode of I Want To Know is out (and is very highly anticipated at that, a lot of people asking me when this one was coming out). I wanted to make sure you had all the links and possible ways to listen to the show. www.iwanttoknowshow.com will have the episode, as well as a brief bio on you. www.facebook.com/iwanttoknowshow will have the announcement ...

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR Television Interview

JONESTOWN SURVIVOR Interviewed on Channel 6 Morning News show on June 23, 2015. I was interviewed on the Morning News Program of XETV Channel 6 in San Diego. Here is the link: http://www.sandiego6.com/san-diego-living/community/Surviving-Jonestown-309352081.html

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR on Ed Opperman Report

JONESTOWN SURVIVOR ON ED OPPERMAN REPORT - Here is the link to the three-hour interview I had on 6/12/15 with Ed Opperman, a great investigator and radio host: Ed Opperman https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grRGiaDKEiY Laura Johnston Kohl : JONESTOWN SURVIVOR Source: https://www.spreaker.com/user/o... YOUTUBE.COM Laura Johnston Kohl : JONESTOWN SURVIVOR Source: https://www.spreaker.com/user/oppermanreport/laura-johnston-kohl-jonestown-survivor

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR February 2015 Schedule

My JONESTOWN SURVIVOR SCHEDULE for this month: SDSU - On Wednesday, February 18, at 7 p.m. in the Special Collection Theater. There is currently a Peoples Temple and Jonestown Exhibit. Cal State University - San Marcos - on Monday, February 23, at 4 p.m. hosted by the CSU-SM Honors History Club, in Commons 206. Both are open to the public.

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR – Setting 2014-15 Schedule

I set up my year's calendar around this time. Universities are now ready to look at their calendars to schedule me in. Here is my information: Hello again! I am setting up my schedule for the next two semesters. There is always a lot going on so I thought I’d fill you in! • This November is the 36th anniversary of Jonestown. • Nine cremated remains of Peoples Temple members were found in an abandoned funeral home in Dover Delaware. Survivors and the Jonestown Institute have managed to find and contact family members of seven, and hope to find the remaining two ...

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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR Helps Find Homes for Cremated Jonestown Friends

CREMATED REMAINS OF JONESTOWN MEMBERS FOUND On Thursday morning, August 7, 2014, I got a heartbreaking email. It started like this: “I pray this email finds you, I have also attempted to connect with you on Facebook®. My name is James Patton, I am a forensic Investigator for the Delaware State Medical Examiner. On 7/31/2014 I was called to respond to an abandon funeral home in Dover Delaware where 38 boxes of cremated remains were found, 9 of which were victims of the Jonestown incident in 1978.” I immediately emailed ...

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