Jim jones was the cult leader of the peoples temple who led more than 900 followers in a mass suicide known as the jonestown massacre learn more at biographycom. The rev jim jones talks with members of his church in catharsis somewhat disturbing q245.
The rev jim jones and his wife, marceline, taken from a photo album left behind in jonestown, guyana bettmann archive leslie wagner-wilson was 19 when she moved to guyana with her family.
The peoples temple agricultural project, better known by its informal name jonestown, was a remote settlement established by the peoples temple, an american cult under the leadership of reverend jim jones, in north guyanait became internationally notorious when, on november 18, 1978, a total of 918 people died in the settlement, at the nearby airstrip in port kaituma, and at a temple-run.
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Find great deals on ebay for rev jim jones shop with confidence. Rev cecil williams and rev jim jones protest evictions at the international hotel in san francisco, january 1977 in the autumn of 1977, tim stoen and other temple defectors with relatives in jonestown formed a concerned relatives group. In 1978, more than 900 followers of the rev jim jones committed mass suicide in guyana in his new book, the road to jonestown, journalist jeff guinn details how jones captivated so many. Listen to music from rev jim jones like the jonestown death tape, the jonestown death tape (mass suicide)(november 18, 1978) & more find the latest tracks, albums, and images from rev jim jones.
Based upon the real life story of reverend jim jones, a self-proclaimed prophet who founded the peoples temple in the 1960s, he began as an idealist helping minorities and working against racism after a move to san francisco and increased power and attention, jim jones became focused on his belief in nuclear holocaust. Rev jim jones: i know you richard jefferson you are a homosexual that's why your wife has left you you're one of those dirty little faggots who hang out in the men's room at the bus station sit down homosexual see more » crazy credits.
Reverend james warren jim jones was the founder and leader of the peoples temple, a cult infamous for the mass murder-suicide of over 900 of its members in a guyana jungle compound informally known as jonestown on november 18, 1978 this remained the largest loss of american civilian lives in a single event until the 9/11 attacks.