For the last year or more, Mark Bunker has been releasing short excerpts from his upcoming Scientology documentary Knowledge Report, and yesterday, he released a doozy.
Bunker had told me that he'd interviewed former church executive Marty Rathbun, and in this excerpt, we see Rathbun addressing the ... More >>
A week ago, we reported that a former "employee" at Scientology's flagship drug treatment center in Oklahoma -- Narconon Arrowhead -- told us that the controversial center was delivering Scientology training rather than drug education, and that its officials have been concerned for years that its st ... More >>
Scientology is facing crises on several fronts: flagging membership, internal schisms, relentless Internet exposure, and whole new levels of public consciousness and mocking because of a celebrity divorce and an upcoming movie with Oscar buzz.
But perhaps the most surprising component of the church ... More >>
Former Scientologist Patty Moher was going through her collection of old church magazines and other materials when she spotted something pretty remarkable.
I visited her this weekend at a gathering of other ex-Scientologists and Scientology researchers, and several of us marveled at her find.
It w ... More >>
Mysteriously, Pablo Perez, a man from Queens, washed up on Jones Beach yesterday. More mysteriously, he was wearing a wetsuit, carrying a gun, and "mumbling that he'd just spent three days adrift on a raft," reports the New York Post. "He didn't look quite right," noted Gary Smith, who ran in ... More >>