Transmissions From Jonestown

The Attention Span Recovery Project

On November 18 1978 Jim Jones and the Peoples Temple died in Jonestown in what is considered to be the largest mass suicide in modern history. Locked deep within an FBI vault, the tapes chronicling the history of Peoples Temple were finally made pub...Show More
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Episode 11 Ockham's Razor, Solving The Mystery Of Q875

1:03:22 | Nov 18th, 2018

Q875, known as the November 19 mystery tape, with its static filled audio and found footage type origins, perplex and mystify those who choose to analyze it. A Jonestown survivor claims to hear the voice of Jim Jones hours after the settlement had be...Show More
Episode 10 - Thank You For Letting Me Be Myself

1:05:33 | Nov 18th, 2018

40 years ago, 918 Americans died in the largest mass murder/suicide in modern history. Defined by the last day of their lives, the people of Jonestown became a part of true crime lore, overshadowed by their charismatic leader Jim Jones. We all know ...Show More
Episode 9 Q875, Is It Too Late For Russia?

1:01:11 | Dec 9th, 2017

What if everything you thought you knew about Jonestown was a lie? This is the final episode of Transmissions From Jonestown. Join us as we examine new evidence that not only challenges popular theory, but history itself.
Episode 8 The Psychodelic Elephant

1:06:42 | Dec 9th, 2017

Truth often requires those who search for it to accept coincidence as a form of nature. How are Jim Jones, Patty Hearst, Jack Ruby, and Sirhan Sirhan all connected? Find out as we go further down the rabbit hole.
Episode 7 The Electric Koolaid Acid Tests

1:03:02 | Dec 2nd, 2017

After world war two German scientists were recruited by the American military into intelligence programs. MKULTRA, a behavior modification program, used American citizens for its experiments after the war until 1974 when the program went underground....Show More
Episode 6 Apostolic Socialism

55:20 | Dec 1st, 2017

Guyana has a strange and fascinating history. Once believed to hide the lost city of El Dorado, the northwest territory of Guyana is home to a violent mythology predating the Jonestown massacre by hundreds of years. Mined for its gold and known for i...Show More
Episode 5 The Consequences Of Apathy

1:01:48 | Nov 25th, 2017

In the wake of false news reports, the world struggled to understand what had happened to the Peoples Temple. For the few who made it out of Jonestown, the process of reentering society was traumatic. Surviving the lonely road home in a world demandi...Show More
Episode 4 The Death Tape

56:45 | Nov 24th, 2017

Of all the evidence collected in Jonestown a single audio recording proved to the world that over 900 American citizens chose to drink cyanide laced Kool-aid on the command of their cult leader Jim Jones. But what if the tape was edited? Or spliced t...Show More
Episode 3 Revolutionary Suicide

48:05 | Nov 18th, 2017

Unable to delay Leo Ryan's congressional inquiry any longer, Jim Jones readied the settlement for what he believed to be an attempt to destroy the Peoples Temple by defectors. An elaborate show was performed in the pavilion and fried chicken was serv...Show More
Episode 2 Life In The Promised Land

46:45 | Nov 17th, 2017

Jim Jones fled to his jungle compound bringing several hundred Peoples Temple members with him. The population of Jonestown exploded from about 50 to over 900 residents. Resources and food were scarce and Jim Jones rambled over the loudspeakers warni...Show More
Episode 1 The Peoples Temple

44:53 | Nov 7th, 2017

On November 18 1978, an entire community of United States Citizens died deep in the jungle of Guyana. At the command of their charismatic leader rev Jim Jones 909 members of the peoples temple lost their lives, some believed they were committing a ...Show More