In an explosive and carefully written story in today’s Times Union writer James Odato quotes that in a deposition given by local resident Barbara J. Bouchey of Asset Management, Inc. which specializes in financial planning, estate conservation and tax reduction strategies for affluent individuals, families and businesses. Bouchey testified that NXIVM founder Keith Raniere, who members call "Vanguard," and is regarded by supporters as an inspirational, empowering mentor, wanted to “Have his own country ,his own currency, our own way of doing things” and that is only one of the more outrageous claims laid bare in this expose.
NXIVM as any well informed reader of local blogs will tell you is a locally based cult that has many prominent followers. Led by Keith Raniere who is described in this article as a compulsive gambler on the commodities market who lost 1.7 million of Bouchey’s funds before turning to his zombie like followers the Seagram sisters Clair and Sara Bronfman’s who are now said to have been tapped according to the TU for up to 100 MILLION dollars. Bouchey who was also described as one of Raniere’s many ex lovers had a falling out with her Guru, and had previously been in Raniere’s inner circle before breaking with the group last year over her lost funds.
The article goes on to describe in carefully worded detail a complicated
So what does all of this have to do with Saratoga Spring you ask? Well I’ll tell you. The membership in NXIVM is almost a who’s who of local business people and politicians. Many have taken Vanguards week long ESP or executive training program courses which are taught locally They [Clair and Sara Bronfman] are well know contributors to local politicians both Republican and Democrat. They have long sought to build a new world headquarters in
Ask, are you an intelligent self assured and emotionally stable individual who believes in free will or are you an emotionally bankrupt sorry sack of shit who needs to cling to a self help Guru-compulsive gambler to give you any sense of worth? You have a right to know
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