Usually, I put "brainwashing" in quotes since it's a slang term.Psy Ops are not brainwashing. Unless, again, we need brainwashing to mean whatever we want. Then I guess it does.
The overarching term is mind manipulation.
Is the Sea Org a cult?
What do you think of the Scientology Inc. smear site?
How long has he been out of the Sea Org?