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Bankrupt and unable to feed his daughter, Sylvain ended up joining the Freeman of the Land movement. He then sold his house and isolated himself 600-feet above sea level to avoid a prophesied apocalypse on 12/12/2012.

After organised crime attacked his company, Sylvain turned his life around and became a successful businessman.

He now helps others take back control of their lives through education, motivated in part by his best friend’s suicide in 2015 and the role radicalisation played in that event.

“We had the impression of being part of an elite, of being part of a privileged group, that we knew the truth and that everyone else in society were zombies.”


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