Irish online paper, the Independent's columnist Ruth D. Edwards takes a stab at peeling an onion. Not familiar with her writing but this is simply delicious!
Sauce~The key point about Scientology is that it targets troubled people, persuades them that psychiatry is evil and promises to heal them though spiritual rehabilitation which will put them in touch with their true selves. Through counselling, study courses and prescribed reading, which require generous donations, these victims are drawn little by little but steadily into the net.
And from Philp Ryan, a writer for the same paper ~"Daughter of publican framed by gardai is a leading Scientologist
Frank Shortt's daughter Zabrina and her husband in upper ranks"
The story HERE
Snippets from above~.....The revelation comes as the church braces itself for another high-profile legal battle with a former member claiming he was a victim of emotional distress and was defrauded of €100,000.Good reading!Meanwhile, the Irish organisation is struggling to fill a €668,000 black hole in the church's accounts which is being kept afloat with loans from Scientology Worldwide, according to their latest annual report. The deficit was largely caused by a substantial payout to Mary Johnston following a settlement with the church.
Papers were lodged in the High Court last week by Kevin Stevenson who is suing the organisation for €100,000.
And the hits keep coming, hey ya know ya drew it in CoS
Sunday rarely tasted so good!