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forcible indoctrination into a new set of attitudes and beliefs

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NIA had detained a lecturer from Anjuman- I- Islam's Kalsekar Technical College situated at Panvel district for allegedly brainwashing the youth to fight for the IS.
Someone is persuading them, brainwashing them, helping them travel, arranging tickets.
Headmasters at many inner-city state schools despair at this brainwashing, and theft of resources, by a militant Tory zealot and want to return to how it was.
These type of zombies are brainwashing the mind of our youth in school programs (through gay and lesbian indoctrination), teaching all students that it is normal and good to be gay, lesbian, bisexual and even transsexual.
If brainwashing exists, the main thing is just to keep clear of brainwashers.
As a parent, I'm very angry, this is a blatant brainwashing," mother-of-three Sandra Wong said as she marched in the sweltering heat accompanied by her husband and pushing her two-year-old daughter in a stroller.
The British Brainwashing Corporation has spent all its money on the Royal Jubilee and coverage of the London Olympics.
What is very concerning is the brainwashing of schoolchildren.
Ultimately I got so sick of this recurring theme that I said: 'Yes, I was brainwashed and very happy to have had this brainwashing experience
It has also been confirmed these children were administered injection daily for brainwashing by Taliban.
THE parents of a young monk at Machairas monastery are suing the government and Church for brainwashing their son.
MIXU PAATELAINEN says he is brainwashing his Hibs players in a bid to end their Highland jinx.
John Frankenheimer's 1962 thriller The Manchurian Candidate depicts the brainwashing of captured American soldiers during the Korean War, with one soldier programmed to become an assassin.
Now in a newly revised edition, The Brainwashing of the American Investor: The Book That Wall Street Does Not Want You To Read
I am shocked at the money the council squandered on this and what I can only describe as the brainwashing methods it used on tenants.