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Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015)

Alex Gibney’s documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief, based on Lawrence Wright’s 2013 book, has the potential to rock your world. Although South Park’s brilliant Trapped in the Closet already covered the same ground, Going Clear features stellar interviews with a handful of ex-Scientologists. 712 more words

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Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015)

The only reason the likes of the recent HBO documentary Going Clear have not been released before (or at least not with this large of a budget) is because it’s an endeavor that requires a certain amount of bravery. 981 more words

Brandon Ledet

Why People Do Horrible Things For Belief

Why People Do Horrible Things For Belief

Over at Salon is an article that starts out with Scientology and Going Clear, the book and documentary about it, but then deals in the much broader realm of belief.   53 more words

Religion

Two years old

by Milestone Two crew

It is our birthday.

Milestone Two was formed two years ago as a not-for-profit charitable company to provide a safe place for Scientologists, outside of the Church of Scientology.  580 more words

Scientology

5 Ways #Scientology Could Save Itself After #GoingClear

I am not a Scientologist; never have been, never will be. But after watching HBO’s documentary, “Going Clear,” I think there are ways that Scientology can start to make amends for their batshit craziness. 615 more words

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Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015)

“The only way to make any real money was to have a religion.”

Typically, the things in this world most difficult to define are emotions. Love, happiness, sadness. 1,012 more words

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