The Sunshine Place

E1: The Kidsnatchers

Aug. 10, 2022

Welcome to Synanon. If you're wondering what Synanon is, then you're asking the same question as Celena and Mike, whose lives change forever the moment they arrive. It's the 1970s, and Synanon is a community, a utopia, a cautionary tale, and a cult. But more than anything else, it's a person, the founder of Synanon, a man named Charles E. Dederich, who most people call, Chuck.  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.