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Source: Netflix

Here's What You Need to Know About Doug Coe, the "Most Powerful Man... You've Never Heard Of"

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Investigative journalist Jeff Sharlet has taken the next step from writing The Family: The Secret Fundamentalism at the Heart of American Power, and developed his expose about the sketchy religious group known as The Fellowship Foundation into a new Netflix limited series by the same name.

At the heart of this all-male movement who, as the documentary describes, "eat meat, study the gospel [and] play basketball" is Doug Coe, the leader of this organization that took "African diplomats, Russian nationals, congressmen [and] senators" as its members.

So who was Doug Coe? Here's everything you need to know about the "most powerful man in Washington you've never heard of."