Why did it happen?
Discuss if this could happen again?
Draw a parallel to the wave.
What happened was that Jim Jones took the power over the temple, and got people to believe that it had no other way than to commit suicide.
Sometimes you see some clip of them there survived when they said they would have struggled a lot more now, and that they regretted it.
It happened because too much power, the megalomaniacal man behind the tragedy, Jim Jones, came from humble beginnings.
In the early 1950s, Jones began working as a self-ordained Christian minister in small churches around Indianapolis.