Workers for DAPP Malawi say a cult-like organization called the Teachers Group demanded that staff members attend indoctrination sessions.
The U.S. government has been warned repeatedly about the charity Planet Aid and its ties to Mogens Amdi Petersen, an international fugitive and alleged cult leader. Again and again, those warnings have been overlooked.
Understanding the USDA’s funding for the charity Planet Aid requires a tour through one of the more byzantine relief programs in the world.
In this week’s episode, Reveal goes to Malawi to find out why the U.S. government continued to give grant money to a charitable organization that it knew was linked to an international fugitive.