Joining the Fight Against Mandated Shunning: How You Can Make a Difference


By Robert U. Rational

In the realm of human rights and personal freedoms, the issue of mandated shunning by high control religious groups remains a deeply concerning practice that inflicts untold emotional and psychological pain on countless individuals. At, our mission is to challenge and ultimately criminalize this coercive behavior through legal channels worldwide. However, the success of this mission hinges not only on the dedication of our team but significantly on the engagement and contributions of individuals like you. Here’s how you can join us in this crucial fight:

1. Share Your Story

If you or someone you know has experienced mandated shunning, your story is powerful. Personal narratives are the heartbeat of our cause, offering undeniable evidence of the impact these practices have on individuals and families. By sharing your experience on our platform, you not only find a community of support but also help to build a compelling case for legal action. Your story could be the catalyst that encourages others to come forward, creating a ripple effect that strengthens our cause.

Action Step: Visit our “Share Your Story” page, where you’ll find guidance on how to narrate your experience sensitively and safely. Your privacy and comfort are paramount, and you can choose the level of detail and anonymity that feels right for you.

2. Support Legal Efforts

Our legal team is at the forefront of challenging high control groups in courts around the globe. Financial contributions fund essential research, legal filings, and expert testimonies that are pivotal in these cases. However, support isn’t limited to financial donations. Spreading awareness of ongoing legal battles and their significance can also galvanize public opinion and support.

Action Step: Consider making a donation, no matter the size, to support our legal fund. Alternatively, engage with our social media posts about legal challenges and share them within your network to increase visibility and support.

3. Educate and Inform

Awareness is a powerful tool in our arsenal. Many people are unaware of the prevalence and harm of mandated shunning practices. By educating yourself and others, you contribute to a more informed public discourse that can lead to societal and legal change.

Action Step: Read and share our educational materials, which include blog posts, research findings, and infographics. Consider hosting or participating in community forums, webinars, or discussion groups to further the conversation.

4. Volunteer Your Skills

Our organization thrives on the diverse skills of our volunteers. Whether you’re a legal expert, a web developer, a social media guru, or simply someone with time to offer, your skills can advance our mission in myriad ways.

Action Step: Visit our “Get Involved” section and fill out the volunteer form. We’re always on the lookout for passionate individuals to join our cause.

5. Advocate for Policy Change

Change often starts at the grassroots level but needs to reach the halls of power to be fully realized. Contacting your local and national representatives to express your concern about mandated shunning and its consequences can initiate legislative interest and action.

Action Step: Send messages to your representatives. Personalize your communication with local examples or personal testimony to make a stronger impact.

The Path Forward

The journey to criminalize mandated shunning is fraught with challenges, but it’s one we are committed to for the long haul. Each action you take, no matter how small it may seem, is a step towards a world where individuals are free from coercive control and the pain of enforced separation from loved ones. Together, we can turn the tide against this inhumane practice and pave the way for healing, justice, and freedom.

Remember, your voice, your story, and your action matter immensely in this collective effort. Visit today to learn more about how you can make a tangible difference in the lives of those affected by mandated shunning. Together, we can transform individual stories of pain into a powerful narrative of change and hope.