“May be tricked, sued, lied to or destroyed.”

The fallout from the BBC’s John Sweeney’s confrontation with Scientology rumbles on with the suggestion that it will move to the latter’s preferred battleground.. the courts. Thanks to Will Crawley, we can review the different approach taken by the World in Action team in 1967.. when it was more important for Scientology to be considered a science rather than a religion.. [Not that taxation wasn’t on their minds even then – Ed] The WiA team also had the advantage of talking directly to the source.. L Ron Hubbard himself.

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