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The Generation Why Podcast Blog — netherlands

Dutch Cult Family Discovered in Rural Farmhouse

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Earlier this month an unkempt young man with long blonde hair and shabby clothing walked into a local bar named “Cafe De Kastelein” in rural Ruinerwold in the Drenthe province of North Eastern Netherlands and ordered five pints of beer. (Source) According to the other patrons the young man chugged five beers in a row, causing the concerned owner to strike up a conversation with the distressed young man to discover that he had been kept in a farmhouse along with several siblings and desperately wanted to escape his situation. According to the owner, Chris Westerbeek, the young man spoke “like a child”...

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American Student Sarah Papenheim Murdered by Roommate Joe Schelling

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Sarah Papenheim was just 19 years old when she moved from her hometown in Minnesota to Rotterdam in the Netherlands to study psychology at Erasmus University in Eindhoven. (Source) Although she had a good life back home in the US, she was having a difficult time dealing with the death of her brother, who had taken his own life in 2015 when he was just 21 years old. Sarah never failed to post remembrance updates to her various social media accounts on the anniversary her his death and confessed to her mother that the reason she wanted to study psychology...

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