CAN

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CANCanada
CANCampus Area Network
CANCommunity Area Network
CANCanon
CANCancer Action Network (American Cancer Society)
CANCancel
CANChange Addiction Now
CANCanberra (Australia)
CANCantonese (language)
CANCanto
CANChurch of All Nations (various locations)
CANAndean Community
CANContemporary Art Network (New York)
CANController Area Network
CANContract Award Notice
CANChristian Association of Nigeria (umbrella organization)
CANComunidad Andina de Naciones (Spanish: Andean Community of Nations)
CANClimate Action Network
CANCommunity Action Network
CANCoupe d'Afrique des Nations
CANCardiac Autonomic Neuropathy
CANControl Area Network
CANCeric Ammonium Nitrate
CANClimate Action Now
CANChronic Allograft Nephropathy
CANCalcium Ammonium Nitrate
CANCanadian Arthritis Network
CANCollections Australia Network (Haymarket, NSW, Australia)
CANCure Autism Now (Los Angeles, CA, USA)
CANCargo Arrival Notice (various companies)
CANCourt Attendance Notice (Australia)
CANCentro Administrativo Nacional (Spanish: National Administrative Center; Colombia)
CANClassified Ad Network (various organizations)
CANContent Addressable Network (computing)
CANContract Award Notification
CANCult Awareness Network (Los Angeles, CA, USA)
CANClean Air Network (Hong Kong)
CANCustomer Access Network
CANComputer Architecture News
CANCenter for Naval Analysis
CANCalifornia Articulation Number
CANCord Around Neck (at childbirth)
CANCopyright Advisory Network
CANCooperative Agreement Notice
CANChicago Access Network
CANClean Air Now
CANConnecticut Association of Nonprofits
CANCapital Alumni Network (various locations)
CANCommon Account Number
CANCorporate Angel Network
CANClient Account Number
CANComputer Aided Network
CANCommunity Alert Network (telephone emergency communications service)
CANCitizens' Awareness Network
CANCampus Anti-War Network
CANChoice Action Network
CANChange America Now (non-profit political group)
CANCoordinated Assistance Network
CANCanadian Association for Neuroscience
CANComputer Association of Nepal
CANCustomer Access Node
CANCalifornia Association of Nurserymen
CANChanging Attitude Nigeria
CANCentre d'Art Neuchâtel (French: Neuchâtel Art Center; Neuchâtel, Switzerland)
CANCommunauté d'Agglomération de Niort (French: Agglomeration Community of Niort; Niort, France)
CANCrédit Agricole du Nord (French: North Agricultural Bank)
CANConditions, Actions, Needs (fire engineering report)
CANChamber Action Network (Chamber of Commerce)
CANComputer Algebra Nederland
CANCalifornia Association of Non-Profits
CANConsistent Asymptotically Normal
CANCareer Advice Network
CANConsortium for Applied Neuroscience
CANCricket Association of Nepal
CANCaregiver Assistance Network
CANClaim Account Number (Social Security)
CANCalifornia Articulation Numbering
CANCrédit Agricole de Normandie (French: Normandy Agricultural Bank; Normandy, France)
CANCellulose Acetate Nitrate
CANCommon Accounting Number
CANCarbon Action Network (UK)
CANCost Account Number
CANChildren and Youth Action Network
CANCommunauté d'Agglomération de la Narbonnaise (French: Agglomeration Community of Narbonne; Narbonne, France)
CANCorrelation Analyst
CANCluster Area Network
CANCain Gene
CANGuangzhou, China - Baiyun (Airport Code)
CANCompletely Arbitrary Name
CANCollege Access Now (Seattle, WA)
CANCanadian Artists Network
CANCooperative Agreement Network
CANCercle de l'Aviron de Nantes (French rowing club; Nantes, France)
CANCapital Area Neighborhood (Harrisburg, PA)
CANCertification Analysis Network (NASA)
CANCustoms Alert Network (trade)
CANCosmopolitan Area Network
CANCrisis Action Network (JOC)
CANCode Application Notice
CANCut Amplified Noise (UK)
CANCOMPUSEC Advisory Notice
CANCommission Against Narcotics
CANCubicle Area Network
CANConfiguration Accounting Number
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In asking why anti-cult organizations like the Cult Awareness Network have enjoyed such success, James Richardson reveals his bias by restricting his answers to political alliances and Americans' receptivity to anti-cult messages (159).
The Cult Awareness Network -- CAN -- may suddenly be inundated with calls from families anxious about kin who are in cults.
Thirteen years later, as Cult Awareness Network, it was instrumental in guiding parents to "deprogrammers" but advocated only legal means for "rescuing" their children from the cults so that they could deprogram them.
From time to time I've had harsh things to say about the Cult Awareness Network and about Rick Ross.
She promptly rang up the Cult Awareness Network, which referred her to Rick Ross.
Two cult monitoring groups, the Spiritual Counterfeit Project in Berkeley and the Chicago-based Cult Awareness Network, said they have received a small but steady stream of complaints about the seminars.
She was a longtime follower of John-Roger and a minister in his Church of the Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness (considered a suspicious organization by the Cult Awareness Network, a religious watchdog group).
America has watchdog groups such as the Cult Awareness Network that issue information about irrational cliques.
Ross acquired at least some of his assertions about the group from deprogramming sessions in mid-1992 with a former member of the Branch Davidians, David Block, conducted in the Los Angeles home of Priscilla Coates, head of the Southern Caiifornia chapter of the Cult Awareness Network.
So the sponsors of the first bloody, entirely unnecessary assault on the Branch Davidians included people--the Cult Awareness Network and Ross--who, as Aremerman remarks in her report to the Justice and Treasury Departments, "have a direct ideological (and financial) interest in arousing suspicion and antagonism against what they call "cults.