Hosted By: Josh Bloch
Produced By: CBC Podcasts and CBC News
Escaping NXIVM is an investigative podcast series hosted by Josh Bloch, a CBC investigative reporter. The podcast tells the story of NXIVM, a self-help organization that was later exposed as a cult, and the people who were caught in its web.
The podcast follows the journey of Sarah Edmondson, a former NXIVM member who left the group and became a whistleblower. Edmondson shares her story of how she was recruited into NXIVM, the abuse she suffered while in the group, and her eventual escape.
In addition to Edmondson’s story, the podcast also features interviews with other former NXIVM members, experts on cults, and law enforcement officials. The podcast provides a comprehensive and unflinching look at NXIVM, its charismatic leader Keith Raniere, and the devastating impact the group had on its members.
Josh Bloch is an investigative reporter with CBC News. He has won numerous awards for his work, including the Canadian Journalism Foundation’s Tom Hanson Award for Investigative Reporting. Bloch is known for his in-depth and meticulous reporting, as well as his ability to build trust with his sources.
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