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Featured David Miscavige's abuses and violence

Discussion in 'David Miscavige and Current Management' started by Free to shine, Nov 1, 2011.

  1. Free to shine

    Free to shine Shiny & Free

    I read two posts today on OCMB that really show the extent of the voilence and abuse of Miscavige. There are many such reports, including all the interviews in the St Petersburg Times.For the benefit of lurkers and new posters, here they are to start the thread. Perhaps links to the many other reports can be posted when I have time to find them. Just a reminder of what the management of the "Church of Scientology" is about.

    Karen #1
    Larry Brennan

    Larry Brennan

  2. Karen#1

    Karen#1 Gold Meritorious Patron

    Eric Knutson an Indie Friend of mine. Former WDC Watch Dog Committee

    I was a Sea Org Member in Scientology’s “International Management Organization” (IMO), “Watchdog Committee” (WDC), “Commodore’s Messenger Org International” (CMOI) and other Gold Base organizations from 1980 to August 1990.


    Eric Knutson (former CMOI and WDCI Executive, Department Head of Gold; worked at the Int Base from 1980-1990) had this to say on August 21, 2010:
    “While working on a construction project as a Department Head in Gold in the late 80's, I was summonsed to the RTC office building at the Villas to answer some kind of question Miscavige had with regard to the project I was working on. For some reason I was called to the office where Mark Fisher and Jason Bennick worked directly under David Miscavige as his execution arms. Jason and I were the only ones in the room with DM. I had answered any questions Miscavige had and when I was finished he asked Jason a question about his post (I don’t remember the subject content). Jason replied and DM came flying across the office behind Jason’s desk where he was sitting. Screaming obscenities, Miscavige started punching Jason with body shots to the chest and ribcage with closed fists as Jason used his arms to protect himself from the thudding blows. I remember Jason’s eyes as big as saucers filled with terror in his disbelief as to what was happening. It ended almost as abruptly as it started. I remember DM looking at me with an expression that stated clearly ‘this is what will happen to you if you fuck up.’ ”



    Duress and Destruction

    In the mid-80’s during the construction of the LRH Sound Studio, Miscavige was heavily involved with the execution of this project. LRH was directly on the lines issuing his advices to Miscavige from anything to technical sound data to complex construction details to obtain a dead-sounding studio. I was part of the construction of this building along with dozens of others. Construction lasted for months. There were many separate occasions where we were ordered to do “all nighters” working 2 to 3 days at a time without sleep to keep production on schedule. It was not uncommon during these “blitzes” to find construction staff sleeping in hidden corners on cold concrete slabs with only their clothes to keep warm in an effort to recover from the fatigue, even if only for an hour. Anything helped. I’ve seen staff sleep standing up due to sheer exhaustion.

    Yet all our actions have consequences. Thanks to Miscavige keeping everyone up around the clock, on one horrific occasion at 4 AM after already being up for approximately 68 hours, I witnessed one incoherent staff member run his hand through a table saw equipped with a dado blade (a wide blade used for making large grooves or channels in wood.) He lost 3-4 fingers just like that. He was taken to the hospital, but afterward his hand was useless. David Miscavige couldn't have cared less.

    As a result, he was "offloaded" for being "accident prone" (a condition which is caused by suppression). Cruel. “All nighters” also included a total lack of shower facilities and many times you couldn’t even brush your teeth for days. Of course beans, rice and water was the staple of our diet.

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  3. Sindy

    Sindy Crusader

    This cruel, non-person needs to go to prison and to be exposed for his vicious crimes.

    This might be the only way for the electrified to snap out of their trances.

    More importantly, the abuses, fully exposed will hopefully reveal the flawed policies that allowed them to run amok and gave a madman protection and which created cowed and/or sadistic individuals trapped in a psychotic, dangerous cult.
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  4. Demented LRH

    Demented LRH Patron Meritorious

    I wish Miscavige would try to do to me what he did to Jason, and see what would happen. No such luck, though.
    The abusers know whom to pick on, and whom to avoid, which is a form of cowardly behavior.
  5. Lurker5

    Lurker5 Gold Meritorious Patron

    I wish someone would stand up to the little shit, and punch the little fuck in the face - a lot. Over and over. And then have his entire entourage turn on him, and join in the melee - like in a horror movie. Night of the living dead . . . devouring his rotten stinky flesh/carcass.

    :punch: :punch: :punch:

    What an asswipe - dm the :punch: insecure bullying midget. Where is Stephen King when ya need him ? ? ?

    The little sociopathic freak makes me :puke2: - with disgust.
  6. Arthur Dent

    Arthur Dent Silver Meritorious Patron

    I share in the fantasy. It's played over in my mind so many times!
  7. Infinite

    Infinite Troublesome Internet Fringe Dweller

    While I understand the sentiment, I don't advocate violence in this situation. An understanding of David Miscavige's biography coupled with Face's "Children Of The Corn" as background, makes it abundantly apparent that the WHO is L Ron Hubbard and the WHY is Scientology. When it comes to the sullen atmosphere of threats, abuse, and actual violence that exists in Scientology, it helps to remember that it has always been an integral part of its culture, especially in the upper echelons. L Ron Hubbard was violent himself, Nibs tells stories of being involved personally in the physical beating of Scientologists in the early 1960s. L Ron Hubbard explicitly gave David Miscavige permission to, first, spit in people's faces and, then, beat them, according to Jesse Prince. And how many people did Marty Rathbun assault before the veil slipped? And the violence still goes on.

    Even without David Miscavige, Scientology has a plethora of abuse and violence, starting with PTS/SP doctrine, written into its Scripture. In fact, Scientology's abuses and violence are essential KSW components.

    Still, David Miscavige is a ripe target and EPIC lulzcow. Lets not let him become a distraction or an excuse.

  8. Out-Ethics

    Out-Ethics Patron Meritorious

    I've read so many accounts on DM abuses that it makes me wonder with all the so-call tech Hubbard put out on PTS/SP, tone scale, SOS etc that he ended up allowing a complete psychotic to have complete control of the church. Further proof that Hubbard's tech is a load of crap.
  9. I told you I was trouble

    I told you I was trouble Suspended animation

    I've read much about David Miscavige and his vicious side and I've no doubt that it's true, because there are so many different (but similar) stories and nothing surprises me now about his bullying. What really does surprise me though is that people still seem to support not just him but hubbard and scientology as a whole even though the tek (ethics tek and processing tek) has clearly not 'worked' on the COB.

    What does it take for people to wake up and realise that the whole thing is and always was just a scam?

    There is no way that people don't know about his behaviour, even the scared stiff staff still talk (to each other) and word would get around after each attack.

    I suppose many just don't want to know the truth, they are too entrenched.

  10. afaceinthecrowd

    afaceinthecrowd Gold Meritorious Patron

    Many are in fear as they think DM holds the keys to the Kingdom where El Ron resides, wearing the Magick Boots in the Sky. :whistling:

    Face :)
  11. La La Lou Lou

    La La Lou Lou Crusader

    The horrendous thing about this is that nothing is hard to believe about this. Having watched or heard the daily screamings of an executive to his juniors and the constant threats the ear blastings and face rips nothing I could hear is far fetched.

    If juniors are really so infective that they need a 'severe reality adjustment' every day I would say it's time to hand in the towel.

    This constant bombardment of hatred and abuse removes any willingness on the juniors part and leaves a robot who then eventually gets RPF'd or dumped. Anyone and that does include the dead head, Ron himself, doing this must truly have had no respect for human beings or love of people. This is constant evil attack of 'entheta' would kill a lion.

    This 'teck' is called bait and badger, it is evil. Physical violence is even beyond that.

    The trouble is that people who are still in will explain how they deserved to be thrown in the lake or screamed at, hit on the face or imprisoned. For me it doesn't matter if the victim is too scared and will not press charges, assault should be investigated.

    If a husband had been accused of assaulting his wife as publicly as David Miscavige has been accused of beating people up I would expect to see police cars outside his house, and hear of a court case.
  12. Lurker5

    Lurker5 Gold Meritorious Patron

    'Fin - I don't advocate violence, either - and yes, lrh and scno is the true culprit - target. Though my inclination is to empathize and understand dm's upbringing, etc - that he had no chance of being a decent human being under the tutelage of lrh, I just cannot bring myself to do it. Sociopaths, whether born or bred, or a bit of both, are not curable - Once a sociopath, always a sociopath. They do not have the same brain as the rest of us. More like an insect brain . . . They prey on the rest of us, without remorse.

    And my wish was pure fantasy, like a Stephen king novel - like Dreamcatcher.

    More than that, I would love to see dm go to prison, where he can play with the REAL big boys, and they can make him their bitch. :yes:

    Justice is a fantasy. In reality it does not play-out that way. But hey, Stephen King made millions, makes millions, on the deep seated wishes most of us harbor - on justice - for the decent who are harmed by bullies and sociopaths.

  13. HelluvaHoax!

    HelluvaHoax! Platinum Meritorious Sponsor with bells on


    MISsed MISconceptions about MIScavige​

    * If just one (1)part of the Ethics, PTS, SP, Why Finding, Debug or Justice "tech" worked, David Miscavige would not be in control of Scientology.

    * If just one (1) OT existed anywhere on the planet, David Misavige would not be in control of Scientology.

    * If just one (1) Scientologist anywhere on the planet had the ability to 'make it go right', David Miscavige would not be in control of Scientology.

    * If just one (1) postulate could be postulated by anyone on the "bridge", David Miscavige would not be in control of Scientology.

    * If just one (1) part of '...a world without war, criminality and insanity' was anything more than a marketing jingle, David Miscavige would not be in control of Scientology. ​
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  14. Sindy

    Sindy Crusader

    So in other words, the "tech" that really does seem to work very, very well and which allows David Miscavige to be in control is:

    1) Big fat lie tech
    2) Continuous, over the top, screaming, hypnotic event tech
    3) Shark registration (sales :duh:) tech
    4) Sleazy attorney (bereft of soul) tech
    5) Brute force, duress, punishment, deprivation tech
    6) Psycho-paranoid introversion/interrogation tech
    7) Family/Relationship destruction tech
    8) Celebrity flanking/isolation tech
    9) Fascist sinister totalitarian tech

    Nice religion :biggrin:
  15. Infinite

    Infinite Troublesome Internet Fringe Dweller

    Why, I do believe you are far from alone . . .

  16. afaceinthecrowd

    afaceinthecrowd Gold Meritorious Patron

  17. afaceinthecrowd

    afaceinthecrowd Gold Meritorious Patron

    I grew up with parents that were physically, emotionally and mentally violent. I saw both of my parents strike or shove one another, violently, more than a few times. I was struck, shoved and thrown violently, more than a few times. I had days at school making up stories about where I got my bruises to “protect” my parents. I had a couple of days I was kept home from school because of the swollen welts. I was subjected to ongoing ridicule, vindictive lectures and shrieking diatribes about my evilness, worthlessness and retched willfulness.

    Now, I’ve been in some fist fights but, I never attacked someone out of the blue or sucker punched anyone and I never picked on others smaller or weaker. As a matter of fact, several of my fights were sticking up for someone that was being bullied. I’ve said disgusting and cruel things to others but, I always felt badly about it afterwards and, most of the time, apologized or found a way to atone later. And, I never ever have brutalized a child in any way.

    I’m not perfect…far from it. I’m not brave…far from it. I’m not a hero…far from it. But, I did learn to deal with my anger and chose not to continue the circle of violence in all its forms nor indulge in the hatred and revel in the intimidation of others. It's all about choices.

    That was partly why I walked away from the SO and, ultimately, Scn. I had my fill of that s**t growing up and I was damned if I was gonna live the rest of my life in and around it. I can honestly say that at no time would I have ever spit on someone…especially John Aczel (sp?)…because it was an “El Ron Order”.

    All around us there are people, books and life that will teach us and show us a better way. We just have to look around and see and then look into our own hearts without flinching.

    I have not one scintilla of sympathy for DM and what will be his lot someday. There will be a reckoning…in this life or after…there will be a reckoning. Devine Justice is Always Served, IMHO.

    Face :)
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  18. Sindy

    Sindy Crusader

  19. Sindy

    Sindy Crusader

    If the administrative tech worked, why would anyone ever need violence? It's all a big, very un-funny, joke of epic proportions.

    All the way down to org level (I have never witnessed the inner workings of a mission) there is violence and it appears it has been that way almost since the beginning.

    When I very first joined staff, and I had only been in Scientology for 4 days at the time, I witnessed chairs being thrown, doors being slammed, a card file wielded at someone's head, screaming, etc. I had only been in for days!

    I should have run for the hills. WTF!! God. I really can't believe it sometimes. :duh::duh::duh:
  20. Smilla

    Smilla Ordinary Human

    So true.

    Scientology Tricknology.