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Bre Payton - RIP

Discussion in 'Books and Essays About Scientology' started by TheOriginalBigBlue, Dec 28, 2018.

  1. TheOriginalBigBlue

    TheOriginalBigBlue Gold Meritorious Patron

    Bre had an interest in the subject of Scientology and wrote several articles on it. For those who want to stop the abuse, we lost an ally today.

    Bre Payton, Beloved Staff Writer At The Federalist, Has Passed Away
    December 28, 2018 By The Federalist Staff
    Bre Payton, our beloved staff writer for The Federalist, passed away on Friday in San Diego, California following a sudden illness.

    Bre Payton, conservative writer, dies at 26 after sudden illness

    “Bre has passed,” publisher Ben Domenech tweeted. “We are devastated. Last we saw her, she was her funny, smart, vivacious self. Now lost to us so suddenly.”
    A few hours earlier Friday, Domenech asked for prayers and linked to a CaringBridge website that said Payton was found unresponsive on Thursday in San Diego. Doctors, according to the post, determined she had contracted the “H1N1 flu and possibly meningitis.”

    Pasadena, California — While shopping along Raymond Avenue in Old Town Pasadena last week, my friend and I stopped into the Church of Scientology to take a free personality test that was advertised on an A-frame chalkboard sign just outside.

    As a Christian, I wasn’t really searching for guidance or salvation, but I wanted to hear the Church of Scientology’s elevator pitch. I wanted to know what they said to make people fork over massive amounts of money, or even distance themselves from family members in an effort to work their way up the church’s ranks.
  2. CommunicatorIC

    CommunicatorIC @IndieScieNews on Twitter

    I just saw the sad news. I'll add that earlier Bre co-authored a Federalist story naming Leah Remini one of the seven most amazing women of 2016 for "using her celebrity microphone to expose a multi-billion-dollar “religion” called Scientology. "