The cult emphasizes the benefits of continued association but those benefits come at a terrible price and ultimately are not worth keeping.
Once you cut ties with "the world" and start thinking in insular contexts the door to sanity slams shut.
Confirmation bias allows everything happening in the news to affirm the worst about "this wicked system".
But, the Society has always had a countdown clock of some sort going in the background. The GENERATION doctrine petered out on them, however, and what they are left with isn't much.
Leaving the Kingdom Hall sounds so easy once you are out, but, while still in it is unthinkable.
Where would you go?
The idea being: "You have to go SOMEWHERE".....
Funny thing is.....you really DON'T.
You can just start living your own life and kiss the superstition good-bye.
I know I did and I've never looked back.