1. Free to shine

    The Stories of Scientology Children

    It's taken a long time for the children of scientology to start to tell their stories. This is partly because they first need to grow old enough to start to sort out their programmed upbringing in comparison to a normal childhood. It's an extremely difficult thing to do, to question and resolve...
  2. DriverJan

    DriverJan in search of help for Anthro Paper

    Hi, I'm DriverJan. I confess I am not an ex-scientologist or a scientologist of any kind. I am a college anthropology student doing a ethnography about Scientology and Kinship Relationships, in other words about how Scientology defines family structures, who is related to whom, and their mutual...
  3. Free to shine

    Serge Gil - Abuse of children in scientology

    This was posted on Facebook and Serge gave me permission to cross post. Words from the heart that as many people as possible should read. Yes it's long and totally worth it. Having been both a minor and mother within scientology, I know this is true. It has to end.
  4. Free to shine

    Athena School Sydney in the news

    Photos and video. IMO kids are indoctrinated for life and it makes me so angry. And I talk from experience. Read more:
  5. Free to shine

    From Cradle to Slave: Nora Crest talks about Scientology and sex

    This is going to be a great video series! Love it, thanks Nora.
  6. Free to shine

    Rest in Peace Bill and Joy James ... my parents.

    I have decided to post this, even though it is very personal. Ours is not the only family. And because many people knew her. ______________________________ My mother Joy James passed away Monday night 20th July, peacefully. The 'peace' provided by morphine, because, bless her heart, she...
  7. Free to shine

    ‘Growing Up in Scientology’ project launches

    ‘Growing Up in Scientology’ project launches This a subject close to my heart - I was raised in scientology from the age of 14, now 62, so it has affected me most of my life. Although there have been some terrific individual stories published, there has not been a great deal of in-depth...
  8. AnonyMary


    Must read for all who care about children, for all who had their kids at the Cadet org or Cadet Org Estates and for those who survived living at these places Published by Mary McConnell Scientology issue: Aides Order 203-71 of 28 August 1981 "PAC CADET ORG/CADET ESTATES ORG ESTABLISHMENT...
  9. jojo

    Children on the Purification Rundown

    Just going through some old papers and I found a KR written back in the 80's by my husband. Here it is (some names will be changed): About 3 wks ago Reggie regged me and my wife to buy a purif and audition package for my son (17 yrs old) and daughter (5 years old). The cycle was sold based on a...
  10. AnonyMary

    AOL News- You've Got Astra Woodcraft. You've Got... Escaping Scientology.

    AOL Video - You've Got Astra Woodcraft . You've Got... Escaping Scientology. :thumbsup: Video - Former Scientology member Astra Woodcraft relives her experience serving in the organization, and tells us about why she decided to make a clean break and start ...
  11. Free to shine

    The long term effects of scientology on children

    The recent attention on the upbringing of children within scientology motivated me to try and define the areas where they can be most affected. I am somewhat limited in this as I experienced it myself, and to this day am still peeling the layers and finding those hidden concepts that warp one’s...
  12. G

    How the "No Kids In The Sea Org Policy Came About" Sheila Huber Vid 4

    My vid no. 4 is about kids in the SO and how the "no kids" policy came about. Many thanks to SS, the Chi-Anon who videotaped and edited these vids for me. Please add your own experiences, questions or comments on this subject.
  13. AnonKat

    Scientology just wants to help children

    “Scientology wil alleen maar kinderen helpen. Dat is alles. "Scienotology just wants to help children That's all" 12-05-2010 (may 12) By anne verheugd They call it a cult in Belgium.Germany and France. In the United States they are branded a powerfull money hungry organization. The...
  14. oneonewasaracecar

    Photographing Scientologists

    Over the last few months there have been numerous assaults at protests. As a result, anons may have been photographing the Scientologists more (in Sydney this is definitely the case). This is a double edged sword. It seems the more we photograph, the more hostile they become. They hate being...