Scientology: Children and Auditing, Religious Ritual or Abuse? ~Part 4

(b) “Child abuse” means:1. Intentional infliction of physical or mental injury upon a child; Leah Remini has noted that for children in the Sea Org Scientology is the caregiver. Mike Rinder also verified that children are secondary to Sea Org duties and thus are raised by the cult rather than their parents. Children who audit adults are […]

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Scientology: Children and Auditing, Religious Ritual or Abuse? ~Part 3

Is Auditing a religious ritual or a form of child abuse? Scientology adamantly insists the former. Sacrosanct? Confidential? Really? David Miscavige’s voyeuristic proclivities have been firmly established by former members.“At the Int base, Miscavige is known to pride himself on having memorized the sexual irregularities of practically every staff member there. He has demonstrated his […]

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Scientology: Children and Auditing, Religious Ritual or Abuse? ~Part 2

Scientology declared that auditing is its “principal religious practice”. Auditing, in all its forms, is the capstone for all Scientology’s religious claims. Without it one cannot attest to Clear. One cannot move ahead in courses or up The Bridge. Scientology insists “only auditing provides a precise path by which any individual may walk an exact […]

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Scientology: Children and Auditing, Religious Ritual or Abuse? ~Part 1

“Scientology is a religion based upon the research, writings and recorded lectures of its founder L. Ron Hubbard, which collectively constitute the scriptures of the religion. A Scientologist is one who recognizes the writings and recorded spoken words of L. Ron Hubbard as providing the fundamental keys to an understanding of his or her existence.” […]

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Do Unto Others…

In 1919 Hallmark created Friendship Day as a way to sell more cards. By 1940 this brilliant marketing campaign had run its course and faded away. The United Nations resurrected the celebration of friendship turning it from a commercial, money making endeavor to a positive observance of human relationships. World Friendship Day was officially recognized […]

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The Truth Hurts

@ExposeNetwork’s Scientology fueled paranoid madness continues in a recent series of tweets that leave us shaking our heads. Coming from someone with no credibility whatsoever defending a cult with a proven track record of deceit, the hypocrisy of calling out an award winning journalist is laughable. As for the asinine claim that Ben Schneiders “cut […]

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Scientology Views Everyone As Hostile

“Press interviews usually end up as entheta or they are cover-ups for an investigation. Never co-operate. Be indifferent. Don’t let the central organization co-operate with ‘press’ ever. That’s a lesson hard to learn. Press people are so persuasive. They are going to ‘help’ so much. Look at a newspaper. Is it helping anybody?Press and other […]

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Where’s Shelly?

One of the questions asked in episode 42 of Scientology Fair Game was the ubiquitous “Where’s Shelly?” As viewers of Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath may remember this was one of many reasons that Remini ended up leaving the cult. Shelly Miscavige, wife of COB David Miscavige, has not been seen or heard from […]

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Scientology’s Tax Exemption

Today’s Scientology Fair Game podcast features law student Taylor Holley who wrote an exceptional paper discussing Scientology’s 501 c tax exemption. During the show, Holley was asked about whether any of her instructors had answers as to why Scientology was granted the exemption in spite of the Supreme Court’s denial. Unsurprisingly, no one could could […]

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