Third-generation Scientologist Mareka Brousseau discusses how she learned of her grandmother’s suicide years after the event.
Mike Rinder looks back on the Church of Scientology in 2014 and looks ahead to 2015. Topics includes the Church’s serious legal problems in France and with Narconon.
For example using Super Bowl for a PR image but in Reality, using freebies on Craig’s list for solicitation into the Cult.
In this interview, Jeffrey Augustine mentions that Narconon brings in about $100,0000,000 per year for the Church of Scientology. The IRS 990’s showing ~$63,000,000 in Narconon gross receipts are posted here at the Scientology Money Project.
Former Sea Org member Marc Headley describes how he and a Danish film crew were ambushed at Int Base by Scientologists. This story was picked up by the International Business Times after Marc filmed the event with his phone and Tony Ortega published the account of the ambush.
Marc Headley, author of the book Blown For Good: Behind the Iron Curtain of Scientology. Available on Amazon.
Mike Rinder discusses current affairs, including the incident in which Marty Rathbun was accosted by senior Church of Scientology officials at LAX. Also discussed: The consolidation of LA Org, the decline of activity at Flag, and the Ideal Orgs. Taken altogether, the indicators show a Church in crisis under the management of David Miscavige.
Escape from a Cult is never easy.
In the Cult of Scientology, it has been a practice of tracking down the escapee like a hounded animal and bringing them back to the campus. This is founded on fear of what the escapee will reveal of what goes in behind the guard gates and their intense “Security” .