From XFamily - Children of God
- FREECOG, an organization of parents of Children of God members who wish to free their children from what they see as a mind-controlling cult, is founded.
- Odessa American: Children of God Evicted From Ranch — 1971-10-01
- Valley Morning Star: Parents Charge Children Victims of Racket Cult — 1971-10-16
- New York Times: Ill Winds Buffet Communal Sect — 1971-11-29
- Odessa American: 'Children' Plan To Appeal Case — 1971-12-02
- Mansfield News Journal: Children of God Reject Everything in Modern Society — 1971-12-10
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