Self-help program... Or straight-up CULT?
This woman says she was a member of a secret sisterhood where members are held down and branded during initiation. The brand was burned into the flesh of at least five women. “They were physically branded like cattle. They were put in a position of total submission and branded in what appears to be Keith Raniere's signature as if they were his personal property,” cult expert Rick Ross said.
The initials ‘K.R.’ apparently stand for a charismatic self-help guru named Keith Raniere.