VIDEO: Scientology Leader David Miscavige's Weird Explanation for the IRS Victory - 2013-09-06
We have some rare video of David Miscavige, leader of the Church of Scientology, giving a drawn-out and very strange explanation for why and how the IRS battled and ultimately caved to the church over its tax exempt status in 1993. The speech is from the New Year's Eve 2000 Scientology event, which we hadn't seen before, and it was edited into a funky video presentation that was assembled in 2007 by J. Swift, who tells us the thing hasn't been online for several years.
We'd love to get your thoughts on this pre-Anonymous bit of church criticism, and Miscavige's weird explanation for what motivated the IRS.
We've watched it a couple of times now, and Miscavige's rap seems to go like this...