Scientology claims you are under the influence of negative traumatic incidents that you need to become "clear" of. In a popular anonymous remailer in Finland chose to shut down after Scientology demanded the identities of two users. Miscavige, Starkey and Spurlock took great precautions with their travels, offices and residences so that they could not be found or served. As a longterm executive I regarded him as part of criminal racket at the time I used to think the entire management was living the high life while suppressing the members , but what really made me mad was a internet video. The pilot has been one big crap fest from the beggining. Although one test could be whether it is recognised as a religion by those states in which it operates, this is not, in practice, very helpful. September 10, at 5:
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That really did it for me. When the courts upheld this revocation in , Scientology simply decided to withhold their owed taxes anyway, beginning a long war with the IRS that only ended in I was released 48 hours later. Then they declared Goldfield. There is nothing wrong with them in my experience of them.
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As usual, Hubbard thought he was a better expert than anyone else. January 31, at 4: Doubt cannot be tolerated. In any corporate entity, the Board of Directors can remove the Head Honcho for misconduct. The organizational behavior of LRH, and his applied philosophy or whatever you want to call it, are two different realms, with two different objectives. Some continue to do this untill they die, others realize that they left the church, which seemed to be impossible before. More than one of Hubbard's science fiction writer-colleagues from the s noted that Hubbard was very interested in getting rich.
A hard look at Scientology's actual size. Comments feed for this article. Yet no one seems to have lifted an eyebrow when Davie rewrote the books and required the members to fork out even more money for the "new and improved" courses. They also know what DM could have done with them. I was talking to the psychs and I told them I was a scientologist and he came out of his room and told me, he was too. Miscavige either directly or indirectly oversaw all major decisions and even minor ones if it were his whim. Maybe one day you will re-evalute one of those two people as well, but that is entirely up to you.