Escaping the Prophet

60 minutes

Escaping the Prophet follows Flora Jessop on her mission to take down one of the most reportedly dangerous polygamist cults in America. Flora, a social activist, an advocate for abused children, and the author of the 2009 book Church of Lies, endured extreme physical, mental, and sexual abuse during her life in the church, until she escaped at the age of 16. Now, she works closely with law enforcement, the Attorney General of Arizona, and a network of inside informants to help rescue runaways and extract victims within the community, as well as to help empower families who chose to stay and fight. Using her difficult memories and her passion to help others, she works to deliver justice to the very people that she feels wronged her.

60 minutes

Escaping the Prophet follows Flora Jessop on her mission to take down one of the most reportedly dangerous polygamist cults in America. Flora, a social activist, an advocate for abused children, and the author of the 2009 book Church of Lies, endured extreme physical, mental, and sexual abuse during her life in the church, until she escaped at the age of 16. Now, she works closely with law enforcement, the Attorney General of Arizona, and a network of inside informants to help rescue runaways and extract victims within the community, as well as to help empower families who chose to stay and fight. Using her difficult memories and her passion to help others, she works to deliver justice to the very people that she feels wronged her.

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Watch Escaping the Prophet Season 1 Episode 3 - Exiled and Lost

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Watch Escaping the Prophet Season 1 Episode 2 - Fighting for Freedom

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s1e2 Fighting for Freedom
January 14, 2014
Flora risks her life to help Ruth, a known FLDS whistleblower who has reported instances of abuse, even by her own father. Ruth is ready to leave, but worries for her estranged daughter. Can Flora convince Ruth to escape before the FLDS’ threats escalate?
Watch Escaping the Prophet Season 1 Episode 1 - A Family Torn Apart
s1e1 A Family Torn Apart
January 7, 2014
January 7, 2014
A Family Torn Apart
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Watch Escaping the Prophet Season 1 Episode 2 - Fighting for Freedom
s1e2 Fighting for Freedom
January 14, 2014
January 14, 2014
Fighting for Freedom
Watch Escaping the Prophet Season 1 Episode 3 - Exiled and Lost
s1e3 Exiled and Lost
January 21, 2014
January 21, 2014
Exiled and Lost

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